What is our lineup/organizational position in the parade?
Steve Crowley will advise you upon arrival at Beverly High School and you will assemble with your assigned division.
What time does the Parade step off?
We assemble at Beverly High School parking lot at noon; step off at 1:00 p.m.
Are there restrooms near the lineup area?
Yes, Beverly High School will be unlocked and we will have access to use the bathrooms.
What’s the Parade length and terrain (flat, large hills etc.)?
The entire route is 1.8 miles long, on flat, paved city streets. No major hills. From BHS, the parade travels down Herrick Street, left on Cabot Street, right on Railroad Ave at City Hall, and ends at the Beverly Depot.
Where does the Parade route end?
The Parade ends at the Beverly Depot MBTA Commuter Rail Station located at 10 Park Street.
How do Parade participants get back to Beverly High School?
Bus transportation back to Beverly High School is provided. When you register, please specify number of marchers who will need a ride back to the start. If all participants can ride home in your parade vehicle, they may depart directly from Beverly Depot upon exiting the parade route. No pick-up vehicles are permitted at the finish area.
Is there any reason that the roads of the parade route will be shutdown prior to the parade such as a road race?
No, but the route and access roads will be closed on the morning and afternoon of the event. The Shower Road access from Route 128 to Beverly High School staging area will remain open all day.
Who is the contact for questions about performance contracts and reimbursements?