60th Annual Parade of Nations
DATE: Saturday, April 27, 2013
TIME: 10:00 a.m.
LOCATION: Downtown Norfolk
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
The Parade of Nations is the longest continuously presented parade in the region and the only U.S.
parade that salutes NATO. It is a favorite of area residents and tourists from far and wide! Enjoy a
fabulous parade of marching bands, NJROTC teams, Virginia International Tattoo performers and
floats that represent all 28 NATO member nations in this annual parade.
Non-local bands interested in marching in the Parade please call 1-800-USA-FEST or visit
USAFEST.ORG to register for the Parade and to hear about the exciting performance package
opportunities for student musical ensembles.
2013 Parade Unit Application
Parking information for Annual Parade of Nations and NATOFest
Parade route roads in downtown Norfolk will close from 9:00 am to 12 noon on Saturday, April 27th. Please come early and park in one of the city's downtown garages along the Parade route. The closest parking garages to the Parade route and Town Point Park include: MacArthur Center, City Hall Garage, Freemason Street Garage, West Plume Street Garage, Town Point Garage and Waterside Garage. Special event rate of $5 applies for most Downtown Norfolk garages.
Ride the Tide
Please consider public transportation! Ride the Tide! For more information please visit www.gohrt.com/services/the-tide
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