Cape streets closed for parade
Western Cape / 02 Jan '13, 09:32am
Cape Town - The Minstrels’ Tweede Nuwe Jaar Parade is set to take place on Wednesday.
The following roads will be closed from 6am:
The Santam D6 Entertainers will take part in the Minstrels' Tweede Nuwe Jaar Parade, which is set to take place in Cape Town's CBD today. Picture: Gareth Smi. Credit: CAPE ARGUS
The parade will start at Keizersgracht St from Russel St and at Sir Lowry St. Groups will move through Tennant St, Darling St, Adderley St, Wale St (crossing Buitengracht) and will finish at Castle and Rose streets.
Fencing will be erected along both sides of the route. Pedestrians will be able to cross at controlled crossings on Darling, Adderley, Wale, Rose and Buitengracht streets.
The intersection of Buitengracht and Wale streets will be closed to traffic.
The parade is scheduled to start at 12pm and end around 10pm.