SAVANNAH, GA (February 9, 2012): Downtown streets will be closed for several hours Friday for the Georgia Historical Society Georgia Day Parade.


Several thousand school children dressed in colonial costumes are expected to participate in the parade that stages in Forsyth Park and marches north on Bull Street to City Hall on Bay Street.


There, the street will be closed from 10:45 a.m. until noon for the festivities.


Gaston Street will be closed for staging between Whitaker and Drayton streets from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. Bull will be closed from Gaston to Bay Street from 10:30 until about 11 a.m..


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