2015 CICD Hartford PR Parade
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY: STREET CLOSURES FOR SUSAN G. KOMEN RACE FOR THE CURE AND GREATER HARTFORD PUERTO RICAN DAY PARADE
— NEWS AND COMMUNITY STATEMENT —
(June 5, 2015) The City of Hartford will host the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on Saturday June 6, 2015 and the Greater Hartford Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 7, 2015.
Expect streets closures during the race on Saturday primarily around Bushnell Park, Pearl Street and Market Street from 8:00 a.m. until approximately 10:45 a.m. Click here for a map of the race route.
On Sunday, June 7, 2015, the Greater Hartford Puerto Rican Day Parade will step off at 12:00 p.m. at the corner of Wethersfield Avenue and Wawarme Avenue. The parade route will travel along Wethersfield Avenue, continue onto Main Street and end near the Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Arch in Bushnell Park.
The following street closures will take effect at 11:30 a.m. until about 2:30 p.m.:
· Wethersfield Avenue between Elliot Street and Main Street
· Main Street between Wethersfield Avenue and Asylum Avenue
Park Street will close from approximately 12:30 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. between Main Street and Hudson Street, between Washington Street and Broad Street and between Broad Street and Zion Street. This will allow north/south vehicular traffic to move on Broad Street and Washington Street with routing and emergency vehicle egress to Harford Hospital and Connecticut Children’s Medical Center via Hudson Street.
Puerto Rican Day Parade & Festival del Coqui
The CICD Puerto Rican Parade, Hartford Chapter is looking for volunteers to fill a wide variety of roles in support of the Parade and other fabulous events. If you have always dreamed of being in The Parade we can make that happen. If you are more of a “behind the scenes” type, we have a role for you, too. Whatever you are looking to do we can use your help. Volunteers must be at least 18 years old. Please contact the CICD PR Parade office (860) 904-7860 or email:
To register https://cicdprparade.wufoo.com/forms/m1vttvku1d8zjgm/