Illinois

Uncle Dan’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Nov. 22/CHICAGO – Sponsored this year by Chicago entrepreneur, television personality and businessman Marcus Lemonis, is set to bring more than 20 talented marching bands, 13 festive floats, 16 staged theatrical performances, 11 equestrian groups, several cultural groups, inflatables, celebrity guests, thousands of dedicated volunteers and more to Chicago for the 2018 parade. One of the most popular holiday celebrations in the city and the country, taking place from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., this free, family-friendly parade runs on State Street from Congress to Randolph in an annual celebration with sights and sounds for attendees of all ages.