Annual July 4th Neighborhood Parade

Come celebrate July 4th with your neighbors! We would love to see you on Tuesday, July 4 for the parade from Michael’s Frozen Custard to Wingra Park where we’ll play games, mingle with neighbors, and enjoy snacks donated by our wonderful Monroe Street businesses. Make it a picnic and stay as long as you like!  

Start at Michael's Frozen Custard, where kids can decorate their wheels. Decorating supplies will be available for kids to use. The parade will end in Wingra Park for games and snacks.

9:30-10:15am Decorating in the Michael's Frozen Custard parking lot

10:15-10:30am Parade to Wingra Park

10:30am-12:30pm Lawn games for kids of all ages, snacks from neighborhood businesses

If you’re interested in volunteering, we’d love help with face painting, kids’ games, and clean-up. Please contact Emily Balsley ( to help with face painting or kids’ games and Katie Ginder-Vogel ( to help with clean-up. Special thanks to our generous sponsors: Trader Joe’s, Colectivo Coffee, Michael’s Frozen Custard, Wingra Boats, Monroe Street Family Dental, and the Dudgeon-Monroe Neighborhood Association. If your business would like to help sponsor the event, please contact Katie Ginder-Vogel at

Event Date: 
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 9:30am to 12:30pm
Michael's Frozen Custard and Wingra Park