Bristol’s Fourth of July Celebration

Parade – July 4, 2017


The Fourth of July Parade begins at 10:30 a.m. and will step-off at the corner of Chestnut Street and Hope Street (Rt. 114) and ends on High Street, between State Street and Bradford Street.

Hope Street (Rt. 114) will be closed off beginning at 8:00 a.m., including Poppasquash Road.

Beginning at 7:00 a.m., Chestnut Street, Naomi Street and Sherry Avenue will be closed to traffic. A parking ban along the parade route goes into effect the night before the parade.

Fourth of July Parade

Chairman: Michele Martins

For all inquiries regarding the Military, Civic and Fireman’s Fourth of July Parade, please submit the form on the right to contact the Parade Chairman.


Parade Information

RIPTA Service on July 4th

Parade Floats

The Float Chairman for the 4th of July Parade is Jim Tavares. To download the float application click below.

If you want more information about floats, follow this link to the Parade Floats page.

2018 Application – Available Soon!

Parade Bands

The Band Chairman for the 4th of July parade is Anthony Mederos. Please complete the form and return to the address on the form.

2018 Band Application for Parade

Parade Vending

The Vending Chairman for the 4th of July parade is John Daniels. Please complete the form below to get in touch.

Parade Vending Application – Available Soon!