<img class="size-medium wp-image-55910 alignleft" src="https:\/\/theenterprise.net\/wp-content\/uploads\/sites\/23\/2021\/08\/traffic_1630409223-300x200.jpg" alt="" width="300" height="200" \/>Travelers heading to the annual Hillsville Flea Market and Gun Show during Labor Day weekend should be prepared for considerable traffic delays. The town\u2019s popular annual event will be held\u00a0Friday, September 3 through Monday, September 6.\u00a0Those not attending the flea market and gun show are encouraged to avoid the area.\r\n\r\nThousands of visitors are expected to converge on a one-mile section of U.S. 58 Business in Hillsville. As a result, sidewalks will be crowded with pedestrians and bumper-to-bumper traffic will be moving at a crawl throughout the area. Drivers should use extra caution, watch for police directing traffic and pay attention to electronic message boards in the area.\r\n\r\nThe Virginia Department of Transportation advises travelers of the following traffic information:\r\n\r\nInterstate 77 - exit 14 (Hillsville\/Galax).\r\nThose planning to attend the Flea Market and Gun Show are encouraged to take I-77 and use exit 14 (Hillsville\/Galax) onto Route 58 Business. Congestion is expected on I-77 in this area and police may be directing traffic at the exit 14 and Route 58 Business interchange to promote safe travel. Motorists should watch for stopped vehicles in this area.\r\nU.S. 58 Bypass western interchange with U.S. 58 Business\r\nMotorists using the U.S. 58 Bypass\u2019 western interchange to exit onto U.S. 58 Business should use extreme caution and watch for heavy traffic congestion. Those not attending the event and traveling westbound on the bypass should use the left lane to avoid exiting vehicles. Drivers are advised not to park on the U.S. 58 Bypass or on the ramps onto Route 58 Business. \u201cNo Parking\u201d signs will be posted around the interchange.\r\n\r\nU.S. 52 event traffic can use Virginia T-780 (Howlett Street) or Virginia T-1020 (West Grayson Street). Northbound U.S. 52 traffic will not be permitted to turn left onto westbound U.S. 58 Business. Southbound U.S.\u00a0 52 traffic will not be allowed to make right-on-red turns at the traffic signal onto westbound U.S. 58 Business.\r\n\r\nWest Grayson Street\r\nNo left turns will be permitted from Virginia T-1020 (West Grayson Street) onto eastbound U.S. 58 Business.