The Parade

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Beginning at 11 a.m., the parade kicks off with fire and police vehicles, community leaders, floats, marching bands, civic groups, horses, walking groups, bicycle groups and more! The parade kicks off at 82nd Avenue on 123rd Street in Palos Park and travels westbound to 90th Avenue ending near the festival grounds.

Best viewing areas are at 88th Avenue at Plush Horse, 89th Avenue at the Presbyterian Church and at the corner of Memorial Drive and 123rd Street at the Recreation Center.

Please Note: 123rd Street will be closed to traffic from LaGrange Road to 80th Avenue beginning at 9:00 am.


FREE Trolley-Shuttle Service

  • Friday, September 15: 6:30 - 11:00 p.m. to and from festival grounds
  • Saturday, September 16: 12:30 - 11:00 p.m. to and from festival grounds
  • Pickup and drop off in front of:
Recreation Center 8901 W. 123rd Street
Village Courtyard 8301 W. 123rd Street
Palos Park Metra Station 123rd Street & 82nd Avenue

Parade Application

Palos Park invites you or your organization to participate in this wonderful event. Download a parade application (PDF).
Comissioner Walters outside of car
Funny Dog Pic
Palos South Marching Band Picture 5