Chicago Memorial Day Parade FAQ

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Event: Chicago Memorial Day Parade
Date: Saturday, May 26, 2012
Time: 12:00 PM

When should volunteers report to their station?

11:00 a.m., The USO of Illinois strongly requests that you DO NOT show up before 11am. Vehicles will be moving into place and could create a hazard.

Where should volunteers report?

The USO of Illinois will be assembling on Wacker Drive between Dearborn and Clark. There will be USO staff available to place you with your vehicle if you are riding or show you to your spot if you are walking.

What is the parade route?

The parade will officially begin on State and Lake and end on State and Van Buren. Approximately ¼ mile.

Where can I park?

Participants need to make their own parking arrangements.

What should I wear?

Please arrive in your patriotic gear! Red and White and Blue!!!!

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