Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-35W St. Anthony Falls Bridge

Mississippi River Crossing in downtown Minneapolis

Lighting schedule

Regular schedule

The schedule below includes the dates the I-35W Bridge is lit yearly. It does not include special event lighting that has been requested for a particular date.

I-35W Bridge Lighting Schedule - 2020

Date - Holiday Colors Used for Lighting
January 1 - New Year's Day Red, White and Blue
February 14 - Valentine's Day Red
February 17 - Presidents Day Red, White and Blue
March 17 - St. Patrick's Day Green
April 28 - Worker's Memorial Day Orange
May 10 - Mother's Day Pink
May 22 through 25 - Memorial Day Red, White and Blue
June 14 - Flag Day Red, White and Blue
July 4 - Independence Day Red, White and Blue
August 1 - Bridge Memorial All colors off
September 7 - Labor Day Red, White and Blue
September 11 - 9/11 Memorial Red, White and Blue
October 31 - Halloween Orange
November 11 - Veterans Day Red, White and Blue
December 25 - Christmas Day Red and Green