Stanley Cup parade might have cost D.C. $400,000

DCW50 News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Shutting down a city to host a once-in-a-lifetime event comes with a price tag.

After the Washington Capitals took home the Stanley Cup for the first time in franchise history, hundreds of thousands of fans came to the District to scream, cheer, and celebrate during the Stanley Cup Parade Tuesday.

Shutting down roads and having police, emergency crews, and clean-up crews at the event could have cost D.C. up to $400,000.

Events DC has their preliminary estimate between $380,000 and $400,000.

DCW50 Exclusives

More DCW50 Exclusives

More News

More News

Popular

Latest News

More DCW50 News