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Columbus Day Parade
  • Address: State St. and Wacker Dr., Chicago, IL 60605
  • Dates: October 9, 2017
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  • Time: 1 p.m.
  • The Columbus Day Parade celebrates its 65th anniversary in 2017. The parade has over 150 units - bands, floats and marchers. All ethnicities are invited to join their parade.

    The festivities begin with a 9 a.m. mass at the Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii (1224 W. Lexington St.). A wreath laying ceremony in Arrigo Park at the Columbus statue, together with the Grand Lodge, State of Illinois, Order Sons of Italy in America, followed by the parade at 1 p.m. on State St.

     

    Photo credit: City of Chicago, Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events

Columbus Day Parade
  • Address: State St. and Wacker Dr.
  • October 9, 2017
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