Waukesha Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department presents the 2020 Independence Day Activities. The event takes place on July 4th, and this year's theme is "Remember Why It’s the 4th of July.”
NEW: THE PARADE WILL FOLLOW A NEW ROUTE DUE TO THE CONSTRUCTION ON BARSTOW STREET. Please check back for updates to the parade route.
The parade line-up will take place in the area of Cutler Park, 321 Wisconsin Avenue, with the following schedule.
10:00 am - Line-Up in the area of Cutler Park
11:00 am - Parade begins
Keep your eye on the sky for a flyover by the Trojan Thunder Formation Demo Team.
New Route Coming Soon!
Please note: City Ordinance 11.22 (i.) & (j.) prohibit dogs in the park.
Children will have an opportunity to participate in the parade by decorating their bikes, trikes, buggies, wagons, and themselves! Children and their parents can line up in Cutler Park beginning at 10:00 am. Bike helmets are strongly recommended. Groups and families are encouraged to enter floats in the parade that reflect the theme "Bold Stripes-Bright Stars-Brave Hearts" and meet the minimum standards. No application for the Children's Unit is required.
PLEASE NOTE: NO MOTORIZED ENTRIES WILL BE ALLOWED.
Community organizations, families, and businesses are encouraged to enter a float into the parade. Deadline to register isFriday, May 29, 2020