The Parade Application closed on June 14, 2019. If you didn't submit your entry in time, don't worry - we always take walk-in entries day of the parade. Please arrive at parade staging, located at UW Bothell, no later than 10:30 a.m. on July 4. Check in with parade staff, and we will add you to the back of the parade lineup.
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2019 Children's Parade
No registration is required for the Children's Parade - just join us no later than 11 a.m. at Main St/104th!
Decorated pedal bicycles, scooters, wagons, strollers, etc. are welcome in the parade
No motorized bikes, scooters, or other vehicles allowed ("Power Wheels" toys ok)
*Get all the details on the Food Truck Festival at the Northshore Senior Center's Facebook event page.
The 2019 Parade will once again be heading down Main Street - click the map for a printable copy of the route.
Chairs may be placed along the parade route starting on Monday, July 1, 2019.
No advance chair placement on the east or west sides of the boulevard along Bothell Way NE.
Chair placement is not allowed in the rain gardens on the boulevard along Bothell Way NE.
In addition to the disabled person parking spaces located throughout the parade route, the South City Hall parking lot and the Police Department front parking lot will be designated for disabled person parking for the 4th of July Parade.
A huge THANK YOU to our 2019 Freedom Festival sponsors!
Children's Parade presented by Chick-Fil-A Bothell Canyon Park