Posts Tagged “Parade”

Candlewick Lake offers American parade & spectacular fireworks

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Candlewick Lake offers American parade & spectacular fireworks

Candlewick Lake offers American parade & spectacular fireworks. Candlewick Lake residents in Poplar Grove near Rockford, Illinois came out in force both to cheer on their annual Fourth of July parade and to donate more than $10,000 to fund a community-sponsored fireworks display that rivaled those of some big cities By Ray Hanania You just don’t know…

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Video: Orland Days Parade helps kick off summer

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Video: Orland Days Parade helps kick off summer

Video: Orland Days Parade helps kick off summer Hundreds of Orland Park residents came out to cap a weekend of celebration to enjoy the annual Orland Days Parade which was held on Sunday, June 5, 2016 along West Avenue. Orland Days is held at the Centennial Park Metra Station in Orland Park, Illinois. The annual…

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Lyons celebrates the 4th of July with Parade & fireworks

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Lyons celebrates the 4th of July with Parade & fireworks

Photo Array: Lyons celebrates the 4th of July with Parade & fireworks. Mayor Christopher Getty and Village of Lyons Officials greeted hundreds of attendees at the annual celebration of America’s birth on the 4th of July The Village of Lyons hosted its annual 4th of July Independence Day celebration including a parade, children’s entertainment at Veteran’s…

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Oak Lawn celebrates 4th of July with Parade

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Oak Lawn celebrates 4th of July with Parade

By Steve Neuhaus 95th Street lined with lawn chairs, blankets and loyal parade-goers along with hundreds of children holding empty plastic buckets and bags eagerly watching for the parade to begin in hopes to collect as much candy as they could. This was the scene on Saturday morning. Despite all the rain the Chicago area has…

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Orland Park parade kicks off despite chilly weather

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Orland Park parade kicks off despite chilly weather

The annual Orland Days parade kicked off in Orland Park on West Avenue Sunday with an impressive crowd despite the unusually chilly weather. The parade included all of the ingredients of fun for the public that lined both sides of the the parade route, soldiers, veterans, politicians, kids, high school bands, fire department trucks with sirens wailing,…

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Cicero’s Mexican Independence Day Parade attracts 15,000

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Cicero’s Mexican Independence Day Parade attracts 15,000

Cicero’s Mexican Independence Day Parade attracts 15,000 By Ray Hanania The Mexican Independence Day Parade and a weekend of celebrations that included El-Grito attracted more than 15,000 attendees, parade organizers said. The events were hosted by the Cicero Mexican Cultural Committee and the Town of Cicero’s Special Events Department, and included a weekend of entertainment,…

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