Feast of The Blessed Sacrament Parade

Feast of the Blessed Sacrament Parade

The Traffic Division of the New Bedford Police Department wishes to announce that the annual Feast of the Blessed Sacrament parade will be held on Sunday, August 4, 2019.  The parade will form at Brooklawn Park and will step off sharply at 2:00 pm from Brooklawn Street and Acushnet Avenue. The following is the route:

South on Acushnet Avenue to Earle Street
East on Earle Street to Madeira Avenue
North on Madeira Avenue into the feast grounds

A PARKING BAN will be in effect along the entire route, including Tinkham Street between Madeira Avenue and Hope Street, and Hope Street between Tinkham Street and Nash Road. This PARKING BAN will be strictly enforced, including the towing of vehicles if necessary.
The public is once again asked for their cooperation in order to ensure another safe and successful parade.
Thank you,

Sergeant Scott Liberty
Traffic Division