Downtown Parade To Celebrate Olympic Winner

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RENO, NV - A parade for Olympic gold medalist David Wise will shut down a number of streets in downtown Saturday beginning at 4 p.m.

Wise, who won the men's the inaugural freestyle halfpipe in Sochi, became the first Reno athlete to win a gold medal.

The David Wise Parade of Champions will start at 5 p.m. at Center and Fourth streets, proceed down Virginia and Second Streets before ending at Aces Ballpark at about 5:40 p.m. Wise will then thrown out the first pitch and sign autographs at the Reno Aces game.

Street closures will affect traffic until 5:30 p.m. and include:

• North Virginia Street from First to Fourth Street.

• Sierra Street from Commercial Row to Second Street.

• Plaza Street from North Virginia to North Center Street.