Police, city officials plan traffic detours for Cabela’s grand opening

Cabela’s set to open new Sun Prairie store Thursday

Sun Prairie police will be directing traffic and setting up signs to mitigate any traffic congestion associated with the grand opening of the new Cabela’s store Thursday, according to a release.

The grand opening ceremony starts at 10 a.m., and police said they are expecting a significant number of people to visit the store during the event.

Sun Prairie police, along with the Sun Prairie Department of Public Works, have developed a traffic response plan to help keep traffic congestion from reaching Highway 151, officials said.

There will be signs and officers directing traffic at the entrances and exits to the store, according to the release.

Traffic routes

Traffic exiting from Highway 151 at the Reiner Road exit will be detoured down to Hoepker Road
Access to the west side of Prairie Lakes Drive from Grand Avenue will be closed until about 7 p.m. Thursday The entrance to the parking lot will be off of Prairie Lakes Drive The exit from the parking lot will be onto Hoepker Road and directed toward American Parkway