DECEMBER 11, 2012- It's a parade that's been two hundred years in the making, and tonight organizers were getting the word out.
The Perry 200 Committee held an informational dinner tonight.
It's the first step in getting local groups interested in taking part in the Perry 200 Grand Patriotic Parade.
The parade is being modeled after the massive Erie Bicentennial celebration back in 1995; including plans for what they hope will be some pretty elaborate floats.
There will be a special float building clinic January 19th.
They also need lots of volunteers.
The parade is scheduled to take place on
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