Parade

PARADE New Route & Time! Starts at 7 pm on Thursday, August 3 2017

Float Contest & Awards Following Parade!


2017 Parade Theme: "A Past Remembered, A Present Celebrated, A Future Inspired"


NEW PARADE ROUTE:  

Beginning at Evergreen Packaging on Mapleway Drive; 

Staging & Lineup Start at 5:30 PM

  • Heading slightly NORTH on Mapleway, 
  • then EAST on Elm Street,
  • NORTH on Brookside, 
  • EAST on Water Street, 
  • SOUTH on Columbia Road into Downtown, 
  • ENDS at Columbia and Bagley Roads.

Feature Events

PARADE New Route & Time Thursday, August 3 at 7 PM

We have to say it....Everybody LOVES a parade! And, this year, there's a new route and new time, plus the float contest is back!  Starting at 7 pm at Evergreen Packaging the route will go through Brookside and Water Street down Columbia and into downtown Olmsted Falls. The trains are even stopping for this one!

The Spazmatics - Thursday, August 3 at 8:30 PM

Dude, we're not even kidding you! The Spazmatics will be here for a free concert on Thursday, August 3rd following the parade. Get ready to go back to the 80s music, style, and dance. On Mill Street in downtown Olmsted Falls.

Craft Beer Tasting - Friday, August 4 from 5 PM-10 PM

Local Craft Beers will show off their talents on Friday night on Mill Street in downtown. Try flights and delight your craft beer sensibilities in the Falls!

Jacob Frish in Concert - On Friday, August 5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Enjoy a country/pop performance by talented young musician, Jacob Frish, on the Mill Street Main Stage from 5:00 pm -7:00 pm on Friday.

Charlie Edwards in Concert - Saturday, August 5, 5:00 pm-7:00 pm

See Charlie Edwards in concert on Mill Street Main Stage from 5:00 pm-7:00 pm.

Olmsted Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, August 6 8:00 am-Noon

Come with friends and enjoy pancakes and breakfast on the covered bridge from 8:00 a.m-Noon. Brought to you by our local Kiwanis group.

Applications for vendors and parade participation are closed.

We look forward to the many great artists, crafter, food vendors and others 

who will help us make 2017 a great display of local talent.