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Somerset Berkley Regional High School - Somerset, MA The Meeting House at Historic Tiverton Four Corners - Tiverton, RI
Joseph Case High School - Swansea, MA Our Lady of Light Band Club - Fall River, MA
Colt School - Bristol, RI Battleship Cove - Fall River, MA
Mt. Hope High School - Bristol, RI Bristol Community College - Fall River, MA
Bristol Town Common - Bristol, RI

St. Matthew's Episcopal Church - Barrington, RI

Burr's Hill Bandshell - Warren, RI Water Place Park - Providence, RI
The Rhode Island Veteran's Home - Bristol, RI Little Compton Commons - Little Compton, RI
Independence Park - Bristol, RI St. Louis de France Church - Swansea, MA

 


 

Somerset Berkley Regional High School

625 County Street

Somerset, MA 02726

(508) 324-3115 Ext. 557 (Music Dept.)

 

Yahoo Directions to Somerset Berkley Regional High School

FROM THE NORTH

 

  Take RT 24 South

  Take Exit 7 (N. Fall River / Somerset) on to RT 79 South

  Take the Davol St. / Somerset Exit toward Somerset / US-6 / Swansea / RT 138 N

  Continue on Brightman Street Bridge (US-6)

  Turn right onto Riverside Avenue (RT 138) and continue on RT 138 which becomes County Street

  Somerset Berkley Regional High School is on the left hand side of the road just past the Police / Fire Station

 

FROM THE EAST and Tiverton/Portsmouth Area

 

  (Follow RT 24 North to) RT 195 West to RT 79 North

  Take the Davol St. / Somerset Exit toward Somerset / US-6 / Swansea / RT 138 N

  Continue on Brightman Street Bridge (US-6)

  Turn right onto Riverside Avenue (RT 138) and continue on RT 138 which becomes County Street

  Somerset Berkley Regional High School is on the left hand side of the road just past the Police / Fire Station

 

FROM East Bay of RI Area

 

  Follow Child Street (RT 103 East) from Warren, RI through Swansea, MA and into Somerset RT 103 becomes Wilbur Avenue in Massachusetts

  You will travel over RT 195 and eventually come to a light at the crossroads of US-6 (G.A.R. Highway), RT 103 & RT 138

  Follow through the light / across RT 6 and Wilbur Avenue (RT 103) will become Riverside Avenue (RT 138). Continue to follow RT 138 which becomes County Street

  Somerset Berkley Regional High School is on the left hand side of the road just past the Police / Fire Station

 

FROM WEST

 

  Take RT 195 East towards Fall River, MA

  Take Exit 4 (Lees River Ave. / Somerset (RT-103)) onto Lees River Ave. toward S. Swansea/RT-103/Ocean Grove

  Turn left onto Wilbur Avenue (RT 103) and follow until the crossroads of US-6 (G.A.R. Highway), RT 103 & RT 138

  Follow through the light / across RT 6 and Wilbur Avenue (RT 103) will become Riverside Avenue (RT 138). Continue to follow RT 138 which becomes County Street

  Somerset Berkley Regional High School is on the left hand side of the road just past the Police / Fire Station

 

Joseph Case High School

70 School Street

Swansea, MA 02777

(508) 675-7409 Ext. 225 (Music Dept.)

 

Yahoo Directions to Joseph Case High School

 

FROM THE NORTH AND EAST

      Take RT 24 South to RT 195 West

      Take Exit 3; make a right at the end of the ramp onto RT 6 East

      Follow RT 6 through one traffic light

      Take the next left immediately after the traffic light onto Michael Avenue

      Take a right at the stop sign onto Milford Road

      Follow for mile and take a left onto School Street

      JCHS is at the end of the road

 

FROM THE WEST AND SOUTH

      Take RT 95 to RT 195 East

      Take Massachusetts Exit 3; make a right at the end of the ramp onto RT 6 East

      Follow RT 6 through one traffic light

      Take the next left immediately after the traffic light onto Michael Avenue

      Take a right at the stop sign onto Milford Road

      Follow for mile and take a left onto School Street

      JCHS is at the end of the road

 

 

Colt School
570 Hope Street
Bristol, RI 02809
(401) 254-5991

 

Yahoo Directions to Colt School

 

FROM WARREN and ALL POINTS NORTH of BRISTOL

      Take RT 195 to Massachusetts Exit 2 to RT 136 South

     Follow into Bristol and follow until the 5th set of lights

      Take a right at the 5th set of lights in Bristol onto Chestnut Street

      Follow until the end of the road and take a left onto Hope Street (RT 114)

      Follow for approx. 1 mile and Colt School is on the left-hand side of the street

 

FROM PORTSMOUTH and ALL POINTS SOUTH of BRISTOL

     Follow RT 24, RT 114 or RT 136 to the Mt. Hope Bridge

     Go over the Mt. Hope Bridge into Bristol

      Follow RT 114 (Hope Street) for approx. three miles into Bristol (Requires you to  take a left at the fork in front of Roger Williams University)

     Colt School is on the right-hand side of Hope Street

 

 

Mt. Hope High School
199 Chestnut Street
Bristol, RI 02809
(401) 254-5980

 

Yahoo Directions to Mt. Hope High School

 

FROM WARREN and ALL POINTS NORTH of BRISTOL

      Take RT 195 to Massachusetts Exit 2 to RT 136 South

     Follow into Bristol and follow until the 5th set of lights

      Take a right at the 5th set of lights in Bristol onto Chestnut Street

      Mt. Hope High School is located halfway down the street on the right-hand side of the street

FROM PORTSMOUTH and ALL POINTS SOUTH of BRISTOL

     Follow RT 24, RT 114 or RT 136 to the Mt. Hope Bridge

     Go over the Mt. Hope Bridge into Bristol

      Follow RT 114 (Hope Street) for approx. four miles into Bristol (Requires you to  take a left at the fork in front of Roger Williams University)

     Take a right onto Chestnut Street

     Mt. Hope High School is located halfway down the street on the left-hand side of the street

 

 

Bristol Town Common

across from Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church

127 State Street

Bristol, RI 02809
 

Yahoo Directions to The Bristol Town Common

via Out Lady of Mt. Carmel Church

 

FROM WARREN and ALL POINTS NORTH of BRISTOL

      Take RT 195 to Massachusetts Exit 2 to RT 136 South

     Follow into Bristol and follow past the 8th set of lights

      Shortly after the 8th set of lights, take a right onto State Street

      Follow until the 4 way Stop Sign, Bristol Town Common is on your left-hand side across the street from St. Mary's Church

 

FROM PORTSMOUTH and ALL POINTS SOUTH of BRISTOL

     Follow RT 24, RT 114 or RT 136 to the Mt. Hope Bridge

     Go over the Mt. Hope Bridge into Bristol

      Follow RT 114 (Hope Street) for approx. three miles into Bristol (Requires you to  take a left at the fork in front of Roger Williams University)

     Take a right onto State Street (Just before Dunkin' Donuts and Linden Place)

     Follow until the 4 way Stop Sign, Bristol Town Common is on your right-hand side across the street from Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church

 

Rain location: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church Auditorium is located at 141 State Street directly across the street from the Bristol Town Common

 

Burr's Hill Bandshell

Across from the Warren Town Beach

Water Street

Warren, RI 02885
 

Yahoo Directions to Burr's Hill Bandshell

via Water Street

 

FROM BRISTOL and ALL POINTS SOUTH of WARREN

    Follow RT 114 North into Warren

    Take a Left onto CAMPBELL ST (located just after Convenience Store at East Bay Bike Path Crossing)

    Take a Left onto WATER ST

    Burr's Hill Bandshell is on the left-hand side of the street

 

FROM PROVIDENCE (RT. 195)

   Follow RT 114 South into Warren

   Take a Right onto CAMPBELL ST (located just after St. Mary of the Bay Church at East Bay Bike Path Crossing)

   Take a Left onto WATER ST

   Burr's Hill Bandshell is on the left-hand side of the street

 

 

The Rhode Island Veterans Home
480 Metacom Avenue
Bristol, RI 02809
(401) 253-8000

FROM WARREN and ALL POINTS NORTH of BRISTOL

      Take RT 195 to Massachusetts Exit 2 to RT 136 South (Metacom Avenue)

     Follow into Bristol and follow until the 5th set of lights

      The Rhode Island Veterans Home is on the left-hand side of the road past the 5th set of lights

 

FROM PORTSMOUTH and ALL POINTS SOUTH of BRISTOL

     Follow RT 24, RT 114 or RT 136 to the Mt. Hope Bridge

     Go over the Mt. Hope Bridge into Bristol

      Follow RT 136 North (Metacom Avenue) through 3 sets of lights (including the light just after the bridge)

        (Requires you to  take a right at the fork in front of Roger Williams University)

     The Rhode Island Veterans Home is on the right-hand side of the road past the 3rd set of lights

 

 

The Meeting House at Historic Tiverton Four Corners

3850 Main Road

Tiverton, RI 02878-4851

(401) 624-6200

FROM BRISTOL/WARREN

      Travel South on Metacom Ave. (RT 136)

      Go over the Mt. Hope Bridge

      Go straight through the first set of lights and take a left at the second set of lights onto RT 24 North

      Travel on RT 24 North

      Take Exit 4 (RI 77 Tiverton - RI 177 Little Compton)

      Merge onto Central Avenue which becomes Main Road (RI 77) and follow for 4.9 miles

      The Meeting House is on you left-hand just before Tiverton Four Corners

 

FROM SOUTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS (via RT. 195)

      Travel on I 195 to MA 24 via Exit 8 (Tiverton, R.I. and Newport R.I.)

      Take Exit 6 (Fish Road) in Tiverton

     Turn left onto Fish Road and follow for 1.4 miles

      Turn right onto Bulgarmarsh Road (RI 177) and follow for 1 mile

      Turn left onto Main Road (RI 77) and follow for 3.2 miles

      The Meeting House is on you left-hand just before Tiverton Four Corners

 

 

Our Lady of Light Band Club

664 Quarry Street

Fall River, MA

(508) 672-1900

Business Offices (508) 672-0234

 
Yahoo Directions to Our Lady of Light Band Club
 

FROM BRISTOL/WARREN

      Travel South on Metacom Ave. (RT 136)

      Go over the Mt. Hope Bridge

      Go straight through the first set of lights and take a left at the second set of lights onto RT 24 North

      Travel on RT 24 North through Rhode Island into Massachusetts

      Take Exit 2 (Brayton Ave. / Eastern Ave.) and stay left at the split at the end of the ramp

      Go through to the second set of lights and take a right onto Jefferson Street (Katrina's Bakery on the corner)

      Continue straight on Jefferson Street which becomes Quequechan Street until you go under an overpass

      Once you go under the overpass take a left at the next street (Quarry Street)

      The Band Club is on you right-hand side across from Planet Fitness

 

FROM PROVIDENCE (RT. 195)

      Travel on 195 East, going over the Braga Bridge

      Take Exit 7 (Plymouth Ave. / Pleasant Street) and stay to your left (Plymouth Ave.) at the end of the ramp when it splits

      Go left at the end of the ramp (McDonalds in front of you) where there is a tiny split at the lights

      Travel under the overpass and go though a set of lights. After passing a Burger King, you will reach another set of lights (CVS in front of you) where you will take a right onto Pleasant Street

      Travel on Pleasant Street until you reach you first set of light (shopping plaza with Hollywood Video on your right) where you will take a right onto Quarry Street

      Go down Quarry Street and the Band Club will be on your left-hand side across from Planet Fitness

 

 

Fall River Celebrates America NARROWS STAGE @
Battleship Cove

5 Water Street
Fall River, MA 02722
(508) 678-1100

 
Yahoo Directions to Battleship Cove
 
THESE ARE DIRECTIONS DIRECTLY TO THE STAGE FOR EQUIPMENT VEHICLES.
***ALL PERFORMERS SHOULD FOLLOW THE BRISTOL COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIRECTIONS BELOW THESE DIRECTIONS TO THE STAGE***
 

FROM PROVIDENCE AREA AND ALL POINTS WEST OF FALL RIVER

 

     Take 195 East and follow for approximately 14 miles, (do not take exit 5 in Rhode Island-proceed into Massachusetts)

    Take Exit 5 from the Braga Bridge in Fall River, MA

      Bear left at the fork in the road; turn left at the stop sign and left again at the first traffic light onto Central Street.

      Proceed down the hill into the parking lot.

 

FROM NEWPORT AREA AND ALL POINTS SOUTH OF FALL RIVER

 

     Follow RT 24 North into Massachusetts and merge onto 195 West into Fall River, MA.

  Take Exit 5 before the Braga Bridge, bear right at the first two forks in the road and take first left under the overpass onto Davol Street.

    Follow Davol Street to Battleship Cove. (Note: If you miss the first left onto Davol Street, just proceed to your first traffic light and take another left onto Davol Street).

 

Bristol Community College

777 Elsbree Street

Fall River, MA 02720

(508) 678-2811

 

Directions to B.C.C. from Fall River Celebrates America Web-site

 

Directions to FREE Fall River Celebrates America Parking at Bristol Community College

 

From NY, CT, and Providence

       Rte. I-95N to

       Rte I-195E (toward Cape Cod) to Exit 8 Rte 24N (Left exit)

       Take Exit 5 (first exit) President Ave.

       Exit 5 ends at rotary. Take first right off rotary onto President Ave.

       On President Ave. go one block and take right at traffic light onto Elsbree St.

       Bristol Community College is approximately 1/2 mile north on Elsbree St. on the right.

       Follow Free FRCA Parking signs

 

From Newport

       Rte 24N to Rte. 195E

       Rte I-195E (toward Cape Cod) to Exit 8 Rte 24N (Left exit)

       Take Exit 5 (first exit) President Ave.

       Exit 5 ends at rotary. Take first right off rotary onto President Ave.

       On President Ave. go one block and take right at traffic light onto Elsbree St.

       Bristol Community College is approximately 1/2 mile north on Elsbree St. on the right.

       Follow Free FRCA Parking signs

 

 

Bristol Community College

777 Elsbree Street
Fall River, MA 02720
(508) 678-2811

 

Yahoo Directions to Bristol Community College
 
Directions from Bristol Community College Web-site
 

FROM PROVIDENCE AREA AND ALL POINTS WEST OF FALL RIVER

 

     Take 195 East and follow for approximately 14 miles, (do not take exit 5 in Rhode Island-proceed into Massachusetts)

    Take Exit 5 from the Braga Bridge in Fall River, MA

      Bear left at the fork in the road; turn left at the stop sign and left again at the first traffic light onto Central Street.

      Proceed down the hill into the parking lot.

 

FROM NEWPORT AREA AND ALL POINTS SOUTH OF FALL RIVER

 

     Follow RT 24 North into Massachusetts and merge onto 195 West into Fall River, MA.

  Take Exit 5 before the Braga Bridge, bear right at the first two forks in the road and take first left under the overpass onto Davol Street.

    Follow Davol Street to Battleship Cove. (Note: If you miss the first left onto Davol Street, just proceed to your first traffic light and take another left onto Davol Street).

 

 

St. Matthew's Episcopal Church

5 Chapel Road

Barrington, RI 02806
 

Yahoo Directions to St. Matthew's Episcopal Church

 

FROM BRISTOL and ALL POINTS SOUTH of BARRINGTON

    Follow RT 114 North into Barrington

    Turn Left onto Lincoln Avenue across from the Barrington Town Hall and Library

    Turn Left onto Washington Road

    Turn Right onto 1st Street

    Turn Left onto Chapel

 

FROM PROVIDENCE (RT 195) and ALL POINTS NORTH of BARRINGTON

   Follow RT 195 to RT 114 South (Wampanoag Trail) into Barrington

    Turn Right onto Lincoln Avenue across from the Barrington Town Hall and Library

    Turn Left onto Washington Road

    Turn Right onto 1st Street

    Turn Left onto Chapel

 

 

Water Place Park

Memorial Boulevard

Providence, RI 02903
 

Yahoo Directions to Water Place Park

 

FROM ALL POINTS NORTH and SOUTH OF PROVIDENCE

    Follow RT 195 WEST to RT 95 NORTH

    Take Exit 22A-B-C for US-6 W/RI-10 toward DOWNTOWN/HARTFORD CT

    Take exit 22A to merge onto MEMORIAL BLVD toward DOWNTOWN

 

FROM ALL POINTS EAST of PROVIDENCE

    Follow RT 195 West into Providence

    Take exit #2/SOUTH MAIN ST./DOWNTOWN PROVIDENCE

    Continue on S MAIN ST(US-44 W)

    Turn LEFT on STEEPLE ST

    Turn LEFT on MEMORIAL BLVD(US-44 E)

    Arrive at MEMORIAL BLVD, PROVIDENCE

 

 

Little Compton Commons

1 Commons

Little Compton, RI 02837-1545

 

FROM BRISTOL/WARREN

      Travel South on Metacom Ave. (RT 136)

      Go over the Mt. Hope Bridge

      Go straight through the first set of lights and take a Left at the second set of lights onto RT 24 North

      Travel on RT 24 North

      Take Exit 4 (RI 77 Tiverton - RI 177 Little Compton)

      Merge onto Central Avenue which becomes Main Road (RI 77) and follow for 9.8 miles

      Turn Left onto Meeting House Lane and follow for 0.7 miles

      Bear Left onto Commons and the Commons is straight ahead

 

FROM SOUTHEAST MASSACHUSETTS (via RT. 195)

      Travel on I 195 to MA 24 via Exit 8 (Tiverton, R.I. and Newport R.I.)

      Take Exit 6 (Fish Road) in Tiverton

     Turn Left onto Fish Road and follow for 1.4 miles

      Turn Left onto Bulgarmarsh Road (RI 177) and follow for 0.8 miles

      Turn Right onto Brayton Road and follow for 1.8 miles

      Turn Right onto King Road and follow for 0.2 miles

      Turn Left onto Lake Road and follow for 3.1 miles

      Bear Left onto Long Highway and follow for 1.6 miles

      Turn Right onto Peckham Road and follow for 0.5 miles

      Turn Left onto East Main Road and follow for 1.5 miles

      Bear Right onto Simmons Road and follow for 0.6 miles

      Turn Left onto Willows Avenue and follow for a short while to arrive at the Commons on your Right

 

Independence Park
Thames Street
Bristol, RI 02809

 

 

FROM WARREN and ALL POINTS NORTH of BRISTOL

      Take RT 195 to Massachusetts Exit 2 to RT 136 South

     Follow into Bristol and follow until the 5th set of lights

      Take a right at the 5th set of lights in Bristol onto Chestnut Street

      Follow until the end of the road and take a left onto Hope Street (RT 114)

      Follow for approx. 3/4 of a mile and take a right at the fork in the road onto Thames Street just after Sip 'n' Dip Donuts

 

FROM PORTSMOUTH and ALL POINTS SOUTH of BRISTOL

     Follow RT 24, RT 114 or RT 136 to the Mt. Hope Bridge

     Go over the Mt. Hope Bridge into Bristol

      Follow RT 114 (Hope Street) for approx. three miles into Bristol (Requires you to  take a left at the fork in front of Roger Williams University)

     Just past Colt School, take a left onto Bradford Street and then a quick right onto Thames Street. The park is just ahead on the left-hand side of the road

 

 

St. Louis de France Church
66 Buffinton Street
Swansea, MA 02777

 

FROM SOMERSET-BERKLEY REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL

     Travel a half of a mile North on County Street (RT 138)

     Turn left onto Buffinton Street

    St. Louis de France Parish is almost one mile west on Buffinton on the left

 

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