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Domestic and International Parades

Rated parades for Marching Bands wanting to take part in events that showcase the group and provide a unique and educational experience for the organization.

The following are some of the approved and recommended parades for marching units. Additional parades are currently under consideration.


The Nation’s Parade
New York, NYMacy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
New York, NYState Street Thanksgiving Parade™
Chicago, IL

Detroit Holiday Parade*
Detroit, MI

Mardi Gras 2008
New Orleans, LA

St. Patrick’s Day Parades 2008
Dublin, Ireland, New York City,
Chicago, Nashville & Denver

Spirit of America™
Myrtle Beach, SC

Heartland International Tattoo™
Music and Dance Festival Parade
Chicago/DeKalb, IL

Annual Dollywood Parade*
Pigeon Forge, TNParade of Nations*
Azalea Festival
Norfolk, VAValley of Flowers Parade
Florissant, MO

Pegasus Parade
Kentucky Derby Week
Louisville, KY

Disney Parades 2008
California & Florida

Preakness Parade*
Baltimore, MD

2008 Festival of Stars™
International Parade
Nashville, TN

Swing Into Spring Parade™
Louisville, KY

* Competition Parades – rated high for group experience

FunME Events will assist your group with applications and all details necessary to have your group participate in any of the above parades. Complete packages are available.

Competition Music Festivals are available in many locations – Open to marching bands, concert bands and jazz bands.

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