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Veterans Day Parade

Veterans Day Parade Veterans Day Parade

The Parade will line up at the Pawcatuck Shopping Center on 37 South Broad Street in Pawcatuck at 8:30 a.m. Saturday and step off at 9:30 a.m.. The marchers will proceed out of the back parking lot of the Pawcatuck Shopping Center and take a right (east) on Route #234. The marchers will travel on Route #234 to Route #1 (West Broad Street), where the marchers will stop at the World War I Monument for a brief ceremony.

After the brief ceremony at the World War I Monument, the marchers will turn left (east) onto Route #1 (West Broad Street) and continue marching into downtown Pawcatuck. The marchers will continue to march crossing into Westerly, RI over the Westerly-Pawcatuck Bridge onto Broad Street for a short ways and turn left onto High Street.
The marchers will then proceed a little ways on High Street and turn left on Canal Street for a short distance and take a right on Railroad Avenue and continue until they reach the Westerly Armory. The main ceremonies will be held inside the Westerly Armory.

The Westerly-Pawcatuck Veterans Board of Control asks that you do not throw any candies or any type of paraphernalia from the vehicles/floats and do not climb on or exit a moving float. This is for your safety and others.

Information provided in a press release.

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