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McAllen Parks and Recreation accepting parade applications

by Public Information Office | Jun 03, 2015

Show your patriotic pride! Applications for the Independence Day Parade are available to download online at or pick one up at the Parks Administration Office at 1000 S. Ware Rd. Deadline is Friday, June 26th.


The 87th Annual Independence Day Parade is scheduled for Saturday, July 4th at 9:00 a.m. The parade will follow its traditional route north along Main Street from City Hall to Archer Park.


All entries are required to be decorated in a patriotic theme. Businesses, non-profit organizations, civic and youth groups are encouraged be a part of the festivities. A $50 entry fee applies for all business/commercial and pageant entries. 


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