Participant Assembly Areas
Parade Form up (unless otherwise directed)
All updates will be posted here as soon as confirmed.
The location for floats and vehicle assembly has changed this year.
There is no change for the bands or others staging at the Court House.
The parade will assemble at Panther Island Pavilion
Arrive no later than 9:30 AM. (Streets start closing at 10:00 AM!) Parade will start at approximately 10:30 AM and finish by noon.
Arrive no later than 9:30 am.
PARADE PARTICIPANTS will assemble beginning at 8:30 am.
All floats and vehicles must be in place by 10:00 am.
THE POLICE WILL SHUT DOWN THE ACCESS STREETS starting at 9:30 am.
PARADE PARTICIPANTS MUST SIGN IN with the Tarrant County Veterans Council Representative at Stage 4 located in the center of the parking lot (look for the sign).
You will be directed to the appropriate line up or parking area for your entry or vehicle.
Event participants and invited guests may park at this location until after the parade.
School Bands and JROTC have designated assembly areas and coordinators.
THE POLICE WILL SHUT DOWN STREETS ON THE PARADE ROUTE THRU DOWNTOWN
Street closing for the Veterans Day Parade
The 200 block of N. Taylor Street (from Belknap to the parking circle) will be closed to vehicle traffic or parking all morning until 1:00 PM. Bicycle and foot traffic is fine and bicycle rental areas will be open.
The following streets will close at 10 AM and will reopen following the parade (shortly after noon):
Main Street and Commerce Street from the Tarrant County Courthouse to W. 5th Street
Belknap Street from the Tarrant County Courthouse to N. Henderson Street (Hwy 199).