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Several roads to be closed on Saturday in Downtown Bakersfield for Sikh Peace Parade

Posted at 5:37 PM, Apr 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-12 20:37:52-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — This Saturday, a Sikh Peace Parade will be held in the downtown area which is causing Bakersfield Police to close down several roads between 12:30 p.m. and 4 p.m.

The parade begins in the area of 500 19th Street and will head westbound to L Street before turning southbound to 18th Street.

Officers will be closing off roadways in the path of the pursuit starting at approximately 12:30 p.m.

Bakersfield Police encourage those visiting or traveling to downtown to use a different route to avoid delays.