Reference: First Night in Portsmouth
To facilitate a safe and entertaining First Night, the following traffic and parking changes will occur on December 31st, 2013
TRAFFIC AND PARKING:
Church Street will be closed to traffic from noon until midnight.
Pleasant Street, between State Street and Market Square, will be closed to traffic and parking from 4:00 PM on December 31st until 1:00AM on January 1st, 2014.
Parking on the entire length of Parrot Avenue is prohibited from noon until 9:00pm on 12/31/13.
Please note the "No Parking" signs as posted - vehicles parking in posted areas will be towed at the owner's expense.
Beginning in Market Square, free bus service (Student Transportation) will run between each performance venue.
There will be a flat rate fee of $3 to park in the Hanover Parking Garage between 4:00 PM and 8:00PM.
The fireworks are scheduled for 7:30PM at the South Mill Pond.
The Dog Park near the South Playground will close at noon.
For more information go to the Pro Portsmouth website at www.proportsmouth.org
The Portsmouth Police Department wishes you a safe and happy New Year!