The Anual Mule Camp Market Festival begins Friday morning in downtown Gainesville, but streets around the square will be blocked starting Thursday afternoon.
The Gainesville Police Department said streets leading directly to the square will be closed beginning at 5:30 p.m. to allow vendors to set up for the three-day festival. The downtown area will remain closed to vehicle traffic through Sunday evening.
Mule Camp Market is organized by the Gainesville Jaycees. Find out more about the festival at this link.