Theme:Flight in Space
11:05 am Start
Everyone loves a parade whether it’s for the floats, marching bands, or nostalgia of the red, white, and blue. Parade participants and onlookers can look forward to a great parade lineup and viewing under the shade, all along Kirby / Florida Avenue and Lincoln Avenue. Bring your blanket or lawn chairs and enjoy.
The parade begins near First & Kirby. Continues East on Florida to Lincoln Ave. then proceeds North on Lincoln Ave to California. Parade units turn onto Illinois street to disperse and exit area at Goodwin Ave.
Potty houses and vendors are located throughout the parade route. See the map for exact locations.
2019 Parade Line-Up
The parade will NOT be live on UPTV, but will be rebroadcast on Comcast channel 6, AT&T U-Verse channel 99, and online at urbanapublictelevision.org during the dates and times below and on the UPTV YouTube channel once available.
|7/5/17 (Wed) - 2, 4, 7 and 9:00 p.m.|
|7/6/17 (Thu) - 3 and 10:00 p.m..|
|7/7/17 (Fri) - 2 and 9:00 p.m.|
|7/8/17 (Sat) - 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.|
|7/9/17 (Sun) - 8 a.m.|
Note: May be updated prior to event. Check back later. Additional entrants will be placed at the end of the lineup.Review Lineup
2019 Parade Judging Results
The President's Trophy is awarded by the Champaign County Freedom Celebration Board President. This award is selected from all entries entered into the judging.
The Theme Trophy is awarded to the entry that best represents this year's theme and communicates the message of freedom.
The Antique Class trophy is awarded by the judges to an antique vehicle unit in the parade .
Judge's Choice first and second place trophies are awarded to units selected from all other entries. This category includes any entry that is not a float, antique vehicle, or equestrian entry.
For More Information...
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 217.531.3777. Note: Line-up may be updated prior to event. Please check back just prior to event.