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


No Scheduled Events

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Newport County


October

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

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

North Kingstown: Veteran's Day Parade, November 11 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., affecting West Main St., Brown St., Rte. 1 (Boston Neck Rd.) and Fairway Dr.

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.

Westerly: Rivalry Run, November 23 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., affecting Ward Ave., Bellevue Ave., Tower St., Ledward Ave., Gardner Dr., Apache Dr., Maybrey Dr., Maricris Dr., and Thompson Ave.

Westerly: Santa's Arrival, November 28 affecting Dixon Square in neighboring Pawcatuck, Conn., and Downtown Westerly, including Broad St.

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


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.

East Greenwich: Veteran's Day Parade, November 11 beginning at 10 a.m., affecting Spring St., Mawney St., First Ave., and Main St.

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