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Christmas Parade Road Closures

Published on November 30, 2016

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The annual Christmas Parade will be held on Thursday, December 1, from 6:00 p.m. until approximately 8:00 p.m.  The parade will begin at Lot K on Clinton Avenue and end on Adams Street at Huntsville Junior High School. Several streets and intersections in the downtown area will be affected. Motorists should expect delays, road closures, and traffic detours beginning as early as 5:30 p.m.  Affected intersections and streets will be closed in phases beginning at 5:45 p.m., and all affected streets will be closed by 6:00 p.m.  Motorists are asked to use caution when traveling in the area, and to be aware of small children as well as adults that will be crossing streets. All streets should be reopened by 9:00 p.m. 


The Von Braun Center (VBC) has several events scheduled during the parade. Attendees of VBC events on December 1 are encouraged to avoid Clinton Avenue and use Williams Avenue to Monroe St. to access the parking garage.


The parade route is as follows:


East on Clinton Avenue from Lot K

North and East on Monroe Street

South on Greene Street

East on Williams Avenue

South on Adams Street

Disband in the area of Huntsville Junior High School