2016 Labor Day Parade & Community Celebration
Labor Day is the holiday in which we recognize and celebrate the contribution of all America’s workers to the growth and continued vitality of our Nation. Everybody loves a parade! This is an all-inclusive community parade through the streets of downtown Muskegon. The parade will start 11:00 am on Monday September 5th, 2016, and will end approximately around 12:30pm.
This is the 21st year celebration of this parade in Muskegon and one of only two Labor Day parades in the state of Michigan, the other being in Detroit. International’s, various local unions, local non-profits, politicians and many other partners and friends will be participating in this year’s march. We will conclude the parade with a fun filled post celebration following the parade that will go until 4:00pm. There will be food by Greek Tony’s, refreshments, snow cones, cotton candy, magic shows, balloons, face painting, 7 bounce houses, arts n crafts and much more!!
For more information or an application to be in the Labor Day Parade, please contact Jana at 231-638-2741 or Jana@unitedwaylakeshore.org
*The parade starts at the intersection of 4th street and Western Avenue. It will progress down Western Avenue to Jefferson Street (turning right) and heading towards Clay Avenue. The march will continue down Clay Avenue and end at Hackley Park for a post parade celebration!