PLEASE NOTE: This event has already occurred.
The AFL-CIO of Champaign County is once again sponsoring the annual Labor Day Parade and Picnic this year, on Monday, September 3, 2018. This is the parade known as the “candy parade” in Champaign-Urbana!
WHO: All are welcome & encouraged to come to the Parade AND Picnic
WHAT: Labor Day PARADE, featuring floats by union locals, community organizations, politicians, and high school bands.
PICNIC, where there will be free food, games & toys for kids, speakers, and entertainment by Killer Bee Honey at Prairie Park.
WHEN: September 3, 2018 – The parade will begin at 10:00 a.m. at Lincoln Square Mall and proceed to Prairie Park at 1202 E. Washington in Urbana. The picnic will immediately follow the parade.
WHERE: The parade will begin at Lincoln Square Mall, proceed south on Broadway and west on Washington to Prairie Park, in Urbana. The picnic will follow at Prairie Park.