4th of July parade with the YMCA

Independence Day Parade

All YMCA Youth Sports Participants are invited to walk in the 4th of July Parade with the YMCA on Saturday, July 1, 2023.

All walkers must be registered, even the adults too.

  • Arrival/Drop-off time is between 8:30am-9:30am at the Portage Mall on Central Avenue and Vivian Street.
    • If you would like to park at the Y and get a ride to Portage Mall via YMCA mobile serving van (no seats, just wide open), please arrive to the YMCA no later than 8:15am. 
  • Pick-up will be at Nativity of Our Savior Church located on Willowcreek Road, just north of the YMCA.
    • Pick-up time is dependent on line-up assignment.
  • Dress in layers according to forecasted weather.


Saturday, July 1, 2023


8:00 AM to 12:00 PM



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Taylor Burhans, Membership Operations Coordinator