Parade Announcement

Dear Friends of the Parade:

We are proud to announce our 45th Annual Cape Verdean Recognition Parade will be held on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. The parade starting point will be Rockdale Avenue and Union Street at Buttonwood Park.

The parade route is as follows:
Straight down Union Street, Then right onto County Street, Turn left onto Spring Street, Turn right onto Acushnet Avenue, Turn right onto Grinnell Street, Turn right onto Purchase Street. The parade will end at the reviewing stand located at the Cape Verdean American Veteran’s Memorial Hall at 561 Purchase Street.

Cape Verdean Recognition Committee Parade
P.O. Box 3070
New Bedford, MA 02741


Diane M. Gomes
Cape Verdean Recognition Parade Chairperson 2017