Spectators

Christmas Parade Road Closures Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015

WHAT:
Listed below is the route and road closure schedule for the 62nd Annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade.

Parade Route – The parade route begins at 7th Ave., proceeds down Broadway, up
2nd Ave. and ends at the base of the Woodland Street Bridge.

Road Closures
6:30 a.m. – Portions of Broadway will begin closing to traffic from 12th Ave. to 1st Ave. Cross traffic on 8th Ave. will be allowed until 9:45 a.m.

8 a.m. – Side streets from Demonbreun to Church Street will begin closing systematically, along with 2nd Ave.

9 a.m. – Woodland Street Bridge to Interstate Drive will be closed.

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. The parade route will reopen on a rolling basis following the last parade element as the parade progresses to the base of the Woodland Street Bridge.

Parade officials anticipate the parade to last approximately 1 1/2 hours. Streets will reopen immediately following the parade. For additional information regarding street closures for this event, please contact Rory Rowan at rory.rowan@nashville.gov or (615) 862-8782.

WHEN:
Saturday, Dec. 5, from 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Media Contacts:
Pat Nolan, DVL Seigenthaler Public Relations, 615-945-2053, pat.nolan@dvlseigenthaler.com
Karen Orne, DVL Seigenthaler Public Relations, 662-352-6358, karen.orne@dvlseigenthaler.com
Jason Wheatley, Piedmont Natural Gas, 704-731-4034, Jason.Wheatley@piedmontng.com


MORE INFORMATION:
To stay up to date on parade happenings and announcements, visit the Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade Facebook page at www.facebook.com/nashvillechristmasparade. Additional information for parade-goers also is available at www.nashvillechristmasparade.com.

About Piedmont Natural Gas
Piedmont Natural Gas is an energy services company primarily engaged in the distribution of natural gas to more than 1 million residential, commercial, industrial and power-generation utility customers in portions of North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee, including customers served by municipalities that are wholesale customers. Its subsidiaries are invested in joint venture, energy-related businesses, including unregulated retail natural gas marketing, regulated interstate natural gas transportation and storage, and regulated intrastate natural gas transportation businesses. More information about Piedmont Natural Gas is available http://www.piedmontng.com/.