Parade Route & Map

Parade Route

Download the Parade Route Map (PDF)

The parade will start at the intersection of East Washington Street and Dolans Lane, where Auto Zone is located. It will continue along Washington Street, turning left at the intersection with Camp Street.

The floats will then turn right from Washington onto Taylor Street at Gerber Collision and Glass, and continue along Taylor in front of Central Junior High School, ending at Taylor Street and Springfield Road at the U.S. Post Office.

The parade route is approximately two miles long.

Parade Narration Locations

On-air radio personalities from three of the Midwest Communications stations will provide a narration of the parade from locations along the parade route. This is a live narration of the parade over a loudspeaker to the crowd gathered on the route (not a live broadcast over the radio channels).

You can hear the narration at these locations:

  • 93.3 The Drive - located at East Peoria Community High School, 1401 E Washington Street
  • Mix 106.9 - located at the intersection of Taylor and Washington streets at Gerber Collision and Glass, 741 Taylor Street
  • 104.9 The Wolf - located in the 600 block of Taylor Street on the parade route behind Remmert Funeral Home (521 E Washington Street)

Parade of Lights Route - click on the image to download the map

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