Director Michael Bay says the city has been gracious with requests to blow up Michigan Avenue and base-jump over the Chicago River.
Work on the movie will shut down LaSalle from Kinzie to Wacker Drive beginning Friday at 8 pm.
It will reopen at 5 a.m. Monday.
Also, commuters should expect lane closures on mid-level Wacker Drive between Lake Shore Drive and Lower Michigan Avenue all weekend.
Other Traffic Snarls:
The city's second-largest street festival is in Boystown. Northalsted Street Market Days is Saturday and Sunday. North Halsted Street will be closed to traffic between Belmont and Addison.
In Roscoe Village, the Retro on Roscoe festival will close Roscoe from Damen to Western.