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Road closures and parking restrictions for Downtown Christmas Parade


There will be several road closures and parking restrictions for the St. John's Downtown Christmas Parade that takes place on Sunday.


The parade gets underway at noon.


There will be a free Metrobus Santa Shuttle, starting at 10 a.m. on Sunday with return shuttles operating immediately following the parade. Shuttles will depart from the Confederation Building parking lot to Bannerman Road and from the NL Housing Building to the Mary Brown’s Centre.


Road closures, parking restrictions and tow away/impounding will be in effect Sunday, November 27 from 8 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Vehicles parked in the following areas will be towed beginning at 8 a.m. Sunday, November 27, 2022:

  • Factory Lane - both sides

  • Plymouth Road - both sides

  • Duckworth Street - both sides Cavendish Square to Prescott Street

  • Prescott Street - both sides Gower Street to Water Street

  • Water Street - both sides Prescott Street to Springdale Street

  • Circular Road - north side Monkstown Road to King's Bridge Road/Empire Avenue

  • Bannerman Road - west side

ROAD CLOSURES

  • Road Closures may come into effect earlier if necessary.

  • Duckworth Street - Temperance Street to Prescott Street - 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Duckworth Street - Church Hill to Prescott Street - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Water Street - Prescott Street to Waldegrave Street/Harbour Drive - 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Water Street - Waldegrave Street/Harbour Drive to Hamilton Avenue - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Empire Avenue - Forest Road to Quidi Vidi Road - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Factory Lane - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Forest Road - King's Bridge Road to Empire Avenue - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Cavendish Square/Ordnance Street - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Prescott Street - Gower Street to Water Street - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Queen Street - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • George Street - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Waldegrave Street - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Springdale Street - Water Street to New Gower Street - 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

  • George Street West - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


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