Bill Thorpe Walking Bridge to be temporarily closed Saturday

The Bill Thorpe Walking Bridge will be temporarily closed to the public on Saturday. 

The closure will run from 4:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. for the scheduled 'Beer on the Bridge' event. 

The City of Fredericton is asking pedestrians and cyclists to use alternate bridge crossings and plan their routes accordingly. 

The rain date for the event is Sunday at the same scheduled time.