47th Annual Cape Verdean Recognition Parade is Saturday, July 6, 2019 starting at 11:00 a.m.

New Bedford, Massachusetts– The 47th Annual Cape Verdean Recognition Parade will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. The parade starting point will be Rockdale Avenue and Union Street at Buttonwood Park.


Please note the parade route as it has changed from last year’s route.

The parade route is as follows:


East on Union Street, then south on Acushnet Avenue, turning west on Grinnell Street, then turning north on Purchase Street.


The parade will end at the reviewing stand located at the Cape Verdean-American Veterans’ Memorial Hall, 561 Purchase Street.