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Lawrenceville’s Hometown Christmas Parade Announces Route
Clydesdales, Santa Clause and a Host of Floats Celebrate the Holidays in Gwinnett’s County Seat
LAWRENCEVILLE (METRO ATLANTA) GA – November 29, 2016
The City of Lawrenceville is excited to announce the official parade route for Friday’s Hometown Christmas Parade. The event will begin in the Downtown Square near the intersection of Pike and Perry Streets at 7pm.
The Parade Route:
-Beginning at 240 Oak Street (Parade Staging Area)
-Parade will continue south on Perry Street
-Route will head east on Nash Street
-Then turn northward on Clayton Street
-Continue to Pike Street, turning west
-After reaching Perry Street again, the parade will go north and return to the starting point on Oak Street
“We greatly appreciate the public support for this event, as well as our partners at Eagle Rock and Anheuser-Busch for the amazing Clydesdales addition and look forward to seeing everyone on December 2nd at 7pm,” said Chuck Warbington, City Manager.
Commuters and parade attendees are advised to expect heavy traffic delays throughout the day on Friday. Access in and around Downtown Lawrenceville will be extremely limited and parking in the immediate Historic Square will not be available. However, the Downtown Parking Deck will be open and accessible from the Crogan Street entrance until 5pm after which, it will only be accessible from the Pike Street (left lane entrance off Chestnut Street) side.
Additionally, there are several alternative options for parade parking throughout the Downtown District including:
-Gwinnett Justice & Administration Center – 75 Langley Drive
-The Lawrenceville Lawn – 210 Luckie Street
-City of Lawrenceville Fleet Maintenance Shop – 20 South Clayton Street
-City of Lawrenceville City Hall – 70 South Clayton Street
Parade attendees are encouraged to arrive early, enjoy dinner at one of the restaurants on the Square, and then settle in to experience the magic of Lawrenceville’s inaugural Hometown Christmas Parade!
For the latest parade information and all of the happenings in Downtown Lawrenceville, visit www.Facebook.com/CityofLawrenceville or www.LawrencevilleGa.org.