St. Patrick’s Day Parade to cause temporary downtown road closures Saturday

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade begins at noon on Saturday, March 12 along Tejon Street between Cache La Poudre and Cimarron streets. Free and open to the public, the following road closures will be implemented for the parade and 5k for St. Patrick’s Day:

8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

  • Tejon Street between Platte Avenue and Bijou Street
  • Bijou Street between Nevada and Cascade avenues

9:45 a.m. – 2 p.m.

  • Tejon Street between Cache La Poudre and Cimarron streets
  • The following streets between Cascade and Nevada avenues: Cache La Poudre Street, Dale Street, Monument Street, Williamette Street, St. Vrain Street, Boulder Street, Platte Avenue, Bijou Street, Kiowa Street, Pikes Peak Avenue, Colorado Avenue, Vermijo Street, and Costilla Street
  • Cache La Poudre Street will reopen at or around 11 a.m. when the race completes

Attendees are encouraged to arrive early to find parking. On-street metered parking will be available, plus all three city garages will be available for $1 per hour. If parking in the garage, follow onsite signage to ensure a seamless exit. Handicapped parking is located on Platte Avenue between Tejon Street and Cascade Avenue.

Additional information regarding the parade can be found at

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