Volunteer Applications Now Available

Now is the best time to volunteer for the 2018 Chicago Thanksgiving Parade.  Gather your friends and family, apply, and apply to volunteer together (while spots are available) and start your new holiday tradition.

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Performance Applications

Is your performance group able to dazzle and delight?  We’re looking for the nation’s best entertainment to perform in the 2018 Chicago Thanksgiving Parade.  Click the button to find out more and apply today!

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Become a Corporate Partner

It’s more than just getting your name out – which, with a corporate partnership, you will get your organization’s name out … it’s about supporting the community and providing free, family entertainment for millions!

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When and where is the Parade? Where is the best place to watch the Parade? Answers to the Frequently Asked Questions here!

Watch on WGN

Each year, you can watch the Chicago Thanksgiving Parade LIVE on Chicago’s Very Own WGN Channel 9, WGN America or live streaming on wgntv.com!

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