UPDATED: National star Snoop Dogg to perform in Ontario; crowds, traffic expected

Crews set up the stage for a free concert planned for Saturday night as Hotbox Farms opens its east Ontario location. Rapper Snoop Dogg is scheduled to perform during the show on Saturday, Oct. 5. (Pat Caldwell/The Enterprise)

UPDATE: Ontario Police Chief Steven Romero Saturday afternoon advised people to avoid east Ontario later today because of the Snoop Dogg event. Romero said authorities were caught off guard on Friday with word of a major entertainer providing a free concert and had no time to plan for such an . . .