Shriners Parade & Fireworks Show Shuts Down A1A

By on July 16, 2018 in WNDB News

UPDATE (07-18-18): Click here to see more photos of the parade.

Earlier reporting below.

Daytona Beach, FL – The Shriners Parade will begin tomorrow night (July 17th) in Daytona Beach.

The parade will be led by the Daytona Beach Police Department, including Chief Craig Capri, and Fire Chief Dru Driscoll of the Daytona Beach Fire Department. Daytona Beach Shores Mayor Harry Jennings will serve as Grand Marshal.

The parade will take over one mile of Atlantic Avenue (A1A) beginning at Sun Splash Park on Silver Beach Avenue and ending at Seabreeze Boulevard.

Motorists can expect closures and traffic resulting from the parade.

According to DBPD, both the northbound and southbound lanes of Atlantic Avenue between Silver Beach and Seabreeze will be shut down around noon and will re-open around 11:00 p.m. that night.

Access to businesses and hotels on the east side of Atlantic will be accommodated as necessary until the parade starts at 7:00 p.m.

The closures will be in stages as the parade goes on.

Electronic signs will also be up with information regarding detours and closures.

Anyone who would like live information and updates regarding the parade and closures can call the Daytona Beach Emergency Operations Center at 386-671-5555.

You can also see the map of the parade by going here.


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