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Montgomery County Thanksgiving Parade

November 18, 2023 • 10am-12pm • Veterans Plaza
FREE • No Tickets Needed

Road & Parking Garage Closures

ATTENTION! The Northbound and Southbound lanes of Georgia Avenue, from East-West Highway to Colesville Road will close at 6 a.m. and re-open at the conclusion of the parade, about 1 p.m.  Traffic should detour to East West Highway.

The following roads will be closed on Saturday, November 18, from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m.:

North and Southbound Georgia Ave. between East-West Highway and Colesville Road.

Cedar Avenue between Colesville Road and Wayne Avenue.

Pershing Drive from Cedar Avenue to Veterans Place.

Veterans Place from Pershing to Ellsworth Drive.

Ellsworth Drive from Georgia to Cedar Avenues.

Roeder Road from Fenton Street to Cedar Avenue.

Fenton St. from Cameron St. to Wayne Avenue.

Wayne Avenue from Georgia Ave. to Fenton Street.

Bonifant St. from Georgia Ave. to Fenton Street.

Thayer Ave. from Georgia Ave. to Fenton Street.

Silver Spring Ave. from Georgia Ave. to Fenton Street.



The Town Center public parking garage at Ellsworth Drive will close at 2 a.m. Saturday morning to accommodate the parade. The Wayne Avenue garage will also close beginning at 8am.  Garages will re-open by 2pm. 

Free parking will be available in the public garages including the Sligo Avenue Garage, the Cameron Street Garage, and the Bonifant Street Garage next to Metro. The Ellsworth Town Center garage and Wayne Avenue garage are CLOSED that day.

Parade goers are encouraged to take the Metro/Red Line to the Silver Spring station.

Available Parking Garages