City of Boston Traffic Advisory: Vietnam Veterans Appreciation Parade on Sunday, October 18, 2015

A Vietnam Veterans Appreciation Parade will take place in West Roxbury on Sunday, October 18, 2015. Parade participants will gather at the Veteran’s Administration facility located at #1400 VFW Parkway, West Roxbury, and step off at 2 PM from Spring Street at the intersection of VFW Parkway.

The parade route is Spring Street to Centre Street, left to Lagrange Street, dispersing at Billings Field. Streets along the route will be closed to traffic from 1:45 PM through approximately 4 PM. Adjacent neighborhood streets are expected to be significantly impacted and detours should be expected.

“Tow Zone No Stopping Boston Police Special Event 12 Noon to 4 PM” temporary parking restrictions will be in effect on Lagrange Street, from Centre Street to Maxfield Street.

Those traveling to West Roxbury to attend the event are encouraged to take the MBTA. Information on service may be found at  For a faster return trip, the MBTA advises riders to purchase a round-trip rather than a one-way ticket.