Join the fun: Sign up to participate in the 56th annual Piedmont Independence Day parade

David Hopkins as the master of ceremonies at the 2019 Bunny Blast

Community members, neighborhoods, and local organizations are encouraged to sign up to make a float or march in the annual July Fourth parade. This year’s theme is “Paint the Town Red, White, and Blue.” Longtime Schoolmates supervisor David Hopkins will be the parade’s Grand Marshal.

Athletes with the Piedmont Baseball and Softball Foundation and winners of the Best Youth Entry at 2022 parade

The parade will take place on Highland Avenue starting at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 4.

Awards are given to the top entries. You could have bragging rights and a trophy — the coveted Highland Cup, Saucer, or Spoon — to display in your home for a year.

If you are interested in having an entry in the parade, email Kathy Kelleher:

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