Apr 15, 2017 | 11:30 AM | Saturday

Event Location

Frankfort Avenue

Frankfort Avenue, Louisville, KY 40206

Neighborhood: Germantown

Description

The 25th year for Louisville’s ONLY Easter Parade will take place rain or shine on Saturday, April 15th on Frankfort Avenue.


Start on : April 15, 2017 11:30 AM Saturday
End on : April 15, 2017 12:30 PM Saturday

Event Details

The Easter Parade will start around 11:30 am in front of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church at 2822 Frankfort Avenue and travels to Pope Street bringing free candy and Easter cheer to thousands of children lining the route.

The staging area for the Easter Parade will be between Stilz and Birchwood Avenue and will begin assembly around 10:00 am. Parade participants include the Shriners, Louisville Bagpipe Band, Turner’s Circus, the Animal House Adoption, the Mounted Sherriff’s Posse, antique cars and trucks, and homemade floats of all kinds.

2017 Grand Marshal is Joan Frisz, Executive Director of Just Creations - and of course…the Easter Bunny!

The "Good Ears" awards will be presented to the most creative floats. The judges will be stationed directly in front of the Irish Rover at 2319 Frankfort Avenue. The parade is broadcast live by Crescent Hill Radio WCHQ, 100.9 and emceed by Tara Basset.

The parade as always is a FREE, family-friendly event. A trolley will run along the Avenue after the parade until 2:00 pm.

Need more information? Wish to donate to the parade operation? Contact the Easter Parade Chairperson, Michaelle Warner at 502-419-6159 or michaelle.warner1@gmail.com.

The Frankfort Avenue Business Association (FABA) is proud to announce that it is partnering with the Clifton and Crescent Hill Community Councils and United Crescent Hill Ministries for financial support of the parade.

A very special THANK YOU to all our 2017 Sponsors -

Platinum Level - Porcini's Restaurant

Gold Level - At The Italian Table, Just Creations, The Hub Louisville, Heine Bros/Vint, Republic Bank

Silver Level - Louisville Water Company, Ann B Mudd Family Dentistry, Property Management of Louisville, Pet Wants, 2023 Mid-Century Modern Furnishings, Wine Rack, North End Café, Bourbon Barrel Foods, Crescent Hill Trading Company, Barre 3, European Splendor, Apex Massage

Bronze and Copper Level - Comfy Cow, Margaret’s Consignment and Collectibles, Consider Boutique, Silver Dollar

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