Island Farms Victoria Day Parade and Road Closures on Monday, May 23

The Island Farms Victoria Day Parade, Victoria's largest parade, featuring Canadian and American marching bands, performing artists, and a wide variety of community and commercial floats, happens Monday, May 23.

The parade begins at 9 a.m., and travels along Douglas Street from Finlayson Street to Belleville Street. Residents and commuters should expect delays and may wish to plan alternate routes. The following road closures will be in effect:

  • Douglas Street will be closed intermittently to vehicle traffic from Tolmie Street to Belleville Street, beginning at 7 a.m.
  • Road openings will be made by police as the parade passes through.
  • All roads will reopen by 12:30 p.m.

No parking will be permitted along the parade route and signage will be posted indicating parking closure times.

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