The Parade of Faiths
The deadline for submissions is August 1st!
The Parade of Faiths is a pre-Parliament event that celebrates Chicago’s rich diversity with a parade of music, dance, and celebration open to the public the afternoon before the opening of the 9th Convening of the Parliament of the World’s Religions.
Chicago holds the distinction of hosting the 1893 World Parliament of Religions, which was the landmark birthplace of the modern interfaith movement. At the Parade, local faith, spiritual, and cultural communities share floats and displays of dance and movement highlighting their history, legacy, and diversity.
Sunday, August 13th
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Starting Location2901 S Martin Luther King Dr Chicago, 60616
2200 S. Indiana Ave
3100 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
With additional festivities.
Nonprofit | $75
For-profit | $125
- When can I arrive for set-up? Parade participants can start arriving at 10:00 am.
- When does the parade start? Step off time is 1:30pm
- Where should I arrive for the parade? All participating floats and walking groups should gather at 2901 S Martin Luther King Dr Chicago, 60616.
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