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Oak Park 4th of July Parade

The many dimensions of Oak Park will be on display when the annual July 4th parade steps off at 10 a.m., Wed., July 4 from Longfellow Park at Ridgeland Avenue and Adams Street.

Parade participants march north on Ridgeland Avenue to Augusta Street and disperse at Whittier School. The route will offer many viewing opportunities along the way.

More than 75 groups typically participate in the parade, including social and special interest groups, community groups, athletic teams, politicians, businesses, service organizations, children’s groups, animal lovers with their pets and musical groups. Some participants bring floats and drive vintage cars.

To register as a participant or traffic volunteer for the parade, fill out the application form at by the June 1 deadline.

For more information, call 708.358.5407, email or visit


Jul 04 2018


10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Longfellow Park
Ridgeland Avenue and Adams Street