The Ostrich Festival Parade will kick-off the Ostrich Festival on Saturday morning, March 7th, 2015 at 10:00 am, immediately following the Mayor’s Fun Run. The parade route starts at Ray Road and Arizona Avenue, proceeds south on Arizona Avenue to Chicago St.
Parade watchers are encouraged to bring their chairs and blankets to enjoy the parade. Some of the attractions that were featured in the past include Ollie the Trolley, antique cars, horses, high school marching bands and creative floats. More than 100 various entries are expected for the parade.