Atlanta Expecting Busy Travel Weekend

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(AP) - Get ready for traffic if you're headed to downtown Atlanta this weekend.

The Georgia Department of Transportation has issued a travel advisory from today through Sunday because of events that are expected to bring 50,000 people or more to downtown Atlanta between today and Sunday and to cause extra traffic on major roads and the interstate.

The events include:

The SEC Tournament at the Georgia Dome through Sunday.
The Atlanta Hawks play today and tomorrow at Philips Arena.
The Harlem Globetrotters are at Philips Arena on Saturday.
The Georgia Force is at Philips Arena on Sunday.
The Auto Show opens this weekend at the World Congress Center.