Modeled after Erie's infamous "Parade of the Century" during the Bicentennial Celebration of 1995, this parade will feature marching bands and drum corps, military units, countless floats, local ethnic and non-profit groups, and giant balloons. Erie's history, including in the War of 1812, will be illustrated in this historic parade. The 1.8 mile parade route is from 12th and Cherry Street to 3rd and State Street.
The informational dinner meeting on December 11th will announce crucial details such as registration for float building clinics in January, applications for float grants, and parade registration information.Reservations are required for this free dinner meeting. To RSVP, please call the Jefferson Educational Society at 814-459-8000. For information on other Perry 200 Commemoration events, please visit www.Perry200.com, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the Jefferson Educational Society.