The 2018 Whoop-Up Days Parade will take place Tuesday, Aug. 21, and residents are advised this will require a number of road closures before and during the parade.
The parade will begin at 10 a.m. from Park Place Mall and will finish at Adams Ice Centre. It will proceed east along 3 Avenue South from the downtown area and then turn north along 13 Street South/North.
The following road closures will be in effect from 9 a.m. until approximately 1 p.m.:
- 3 Street South between Park Place Mall & 3 Avenue South
- 3rd Avenue South between 3 Street South & 13 Street South
- 1 Avenue South between 4 St S and Scenic Drive S
- 13 Street South/North between 3rd Avenue South & 9th Avenue North
- 9 Avenue North between 13 Street North & 19 Street North (this is the dispersal area and is not part of the parade route)
Motorists should expect delays when traveling in the parade route area and should allow extra time to reach their destinations.
Note to Lethbridge Transit customers: Due to the Whoop-Up Days Parade, route changes will be in effect Aug. 21 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for Routes 20, 21 and 22. For details and detour maps, please visit https://myride.lethbridge.ca/News.
Phillip Berg, Parking Coordinator
City of Lethbridge
For more information about Whoop-Up Days, contact:
Doug Kryzanowski, Manager, Marketing