Parade and Event Restrictions

During parades and special events such as bicycle and road races, you may encounter delays due to closed roads or lanes. Please drive carefully and share the road when you encounter one of these events.

Metropolitan Providence


No Scheduled Events

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East Bay


October

Warren: Great Pumpkin Road Race and Dog Walk, October 26 from 11:50 a.m. to 12:50 p.m., affecting Hugh Cole Rd., Rte. 103 (Child St.), Long Lane, School House Rd., and Serpentine Rd.

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Newport County


October

Jamestown: Jamestown Fitness Halloween Parade, October 25 starting at 4 p.m., affecting numerous roads in this community from the Fire Department to East Ferry on Narragansett Avenue.

Jamestown: Halloween Block Party, October 31 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., affecting Narragansett Avenue from Clinton Avenue to Howland Avenue (closed to traffic). Traffic will be permitted on Howland Avenue.

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Northern R.I. & Blackstone Valley


No Scheduled Events

 

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South County


October

Narragansett: Get To The Point 5-Mile Road Race, October 18 starting at 1 p.m., affecting numerous roads in this community from Galilee to Point Judith Lighthouse and back.

Narragansett: Family Fun Run & Festival, October 18 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., affecting Boston Neck Rd. and Domenic Christofaro Park.

Westerly and Charlestown: The Rhode Island Duathlon Festival, October 19 affecting Klondike Road, Ross Hill Road, Church Street, Route 216, Buckeye Brook Road, Shumankanuc Hill Road, Kings Factory Road, Prosser Trail, Route 1 South, and Old Post Road.

Westerly: Walk for Life, October 19 starting at 12 p.m., affecting Cobblestone Lane, St. Pius X Church, Wilcox Park, Grove Avenue, Elm Street and Sebastian Cemetery.

Westerly: Procession for the Feast of Beato Angelo d'Acri, October 26, affecting High St., Dixon St., Railroad Ave., and Wilcox Park.

Westerly: Halloween Parade on High Street, October 31 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., affecting High Street.

November

Narragansett: Gansett Half-Marathon Race, November 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., affecting multiple roads. See course map directions

Westerly: Veteran's Day Parade, November 8 from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., affecting West Broad Street, High Street and Railroad Avenue.

Westerly: Setting the Pace for Conservaton 5K, November 9 beginning at 12 p.m., affecting Grassland Way, Avondale Rd., Champlin Dr., Shepherd Run, Fox Run, and Watch Hill Rd.

South Kingstown: South Kingstown Veterans Day Parade, November 11 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., affecting Holley Rd., Main St. and High St.

South Kingstown: Mews Tavern Gear N Beer 6.9K, November 23 starting at 12 p.m., affecting Dockray Street, Willard Avenue, Allen Avenue, Peaked Rock Road, Weathervane Road, Foster Sheldon Road, S Road, Main Street, Wright Avenue and Highland Avenue.

December

Narragansett: Jingle Bell Run 15K Road Race, December 6 starting at 10 a.m., affecting numerous roads in this community.

May 2015

Narragansett: Mariner March Walk-a-thon/Road Race, May 21 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., affecting South Pier Road, Ocean Road, Kingston Road and Prospect Avenue.

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West Bay


October

Warwick: 10K by the Bay & 5K Walk for Dyslexia, October 18 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., with two routes affecting numerous roads in this community. Learn More »

East Greenwich: East Greenwich Halloween Parade, October 25 from 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m., affecting Church Street, Pierce Street, Melrose Street, Main Street and Spring Street.

November

East Greenwich: Steve Marra 5K, November 2 from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., affecting Marlborough St., Duke St., King St., Water St., London St., Crompton Ave., Rocky Hollow Rd., and Main St.

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