The Main Parade will have about 100 units participating featuring marching bands, floats, and
many exciting entries. The parade starts at 4:30 PM Saturday afternoon (RAIN or SHINE) and runs down West Franklin St to St. Joe Ave.
*Staging - All parade participants are to be at the staging area on Franklin Street between Fulton
and 7th Avenue no later than 4:30 p.m. Franklin Street will be closed to through traffic at Fulton
Avenue around 11:00 a.m. Only floats and vehicles participating in the parade will be allowed within
the staging area. Parents dropping off parade participants should use one of the side streets to
access the staging area.
*Destaging - After completing the parade route, parents should pick up their children up on St. Joe
Avenue between Michigan and Columbia.
2016 Main Parade
2014 Main Parade
2013 Main Parade