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2018 Dominion Energy Christmas Parade Traffic Advisory

Santa is coming to town and he’s bringing a parade and a few road closures with him.




The 2018 Dominion Energy Christmas Parade will begin at 10:15 a.m. on Saturday at the Science Museum of Virginia and proceed east on Broad Street toward Seventh Street. More than 100,000 spectators from across Virginia attend annually, according to parade organizers.

Major city thoroughfares such as Broad Street and Leigh Street will be affected. “No Parking” zones along the route will go into effect beginning at 5 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1 until 3 p.m.

The following roads will be closed beginning at 7 a.m. and remain in effect until approximately 2:00 p.m.

  • West Broad Street between Terminal Place and North 8th Street
  • DMV Drive between West Broad and West Leigh Streets
  • West Leigh Street between Hermitage and Myers Street
  • North 7th Street between East Broad and Jackson Streets
  • East Leigh Street between 4th and 9th Streets
  • East Marshall between 3rd and 7th Streets

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Richard Hayes is the co-founder of RVAHub. When he isn't rounding up neighborhood news, he's likely watching soccer or chasing down the latest and greatest board game.