Homecoming Parade & Street Closures

Homecoming Parade & Street Closures

The Annual Homecoming Parade takes place on Saturday, October 13th at 11 AM to celebrate Monarch pride & spirit and to welcome back alumni from all over. Join your fellow Monarch Citizens as we watch student organizations, the Monarch Marching Band, BIG BLUE, local businesses, high school ROTC units, cheer teams, marching bands, Norfolk Fire & Rescue, and so much more from your community as we march to victory over Villanova. The parade is viewable on 49 St, Hampton Blvd, and 43 St. Put this in your calendar and come celebrate with ODU & don’t forget to bring all of the family and friends!

Along with the parade, some street closures will occur. 43rd Street, Powhatan Avenue, and 49th St. will be closed at 8 a.m. 2 lanes of Hampton Blvd between 49th and 43rd St. will close at 11 a.m. Entrance to Powhatan Avenue from 42nd, 41st, 40th, 39th, and 38th St. will be closed. Due to heavy foot traffic, please stay alert if traveling in the area. Traffic delays may occur. Normal traffic patterns should resume before 1 p.m.

For more information, please contact Homecoming@odu.edu.

 

Posted By: Evette Brooks
Date: Wed Oct 10 08:55:09 EDT 2012