Warriors Parade Set for Thursday in Oakland
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The city of Oakland is gearing up for a Thursday parade to celebrate the Golden State Warriors latest NBA title.
Fans have been snapping up victory shirts and hats following a night of celebrating, and city crews are busy hanging championship banners along the parade route.
The parade will take place Thursday morning in downtown Oakland, following the same route as the team's parade to celebrate the 2015 NBA title.
It will start at 10 a.m. at Broadway and 11th Street, wind through downtown streets and end with a procession to the Henry J. Kaiser Convention Center.
Fans are encouraged to line up for the parade and rally as soon as 5 a.m. Thursday.
Public transportation is encouraged.
Following the victory Monday night, spontaneous celebrations broke out in streets around Oakland.
There were no immediate reports of violence or arrests.