Event Notices

Patriot’s Day Parade & Paul Revere’s Ride Reenactment in Boston’s North End

2016 Reenactment of Paul Revere’s Ride with the National Lancers, Mayor Walsh and Mark Wahlberg (Photo by Matt Conti)

On Monday, April 17, 2017, the Patriots’ Day Parade will begin at 9:15 AM at City Hall Plaza.  Participants will march from Cambridge Street to Tremont Street, left to Bromfield Street, left to Washington Street, right to State Street, left to Congress Street (east side of roadway), right to Hanover Street, ending at the Paul Revere Mall in the North End. Streets along the route will be closed to traffic briefly as the parade proceeds.

At 10:00 a.m, the National Lancers will reenact the midnight ride of Paul Revere on Hanover Street in Boston’s North End. There will be a brief ceremony in front of the Paul Revere Mall (Prado) near St. Stephen’s Church.

On Sunday night, there is also a brief reenactment before Patriot’s Day at 9pm on Salem Street in front of the Old North Church, following the Lantern Ceremony.

There are several other reenactments throughout the area. See this routes and times page for information on where and when you see watch Revere and Dawes.