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Forest Park Civic Association July 4 Parade

Northland Community Fourth of July Parade


Monday, July 4 – Karl Rd. from Morse Rd. to Dublin-Granville Rd.
Starts at 11 a.m.

The 59th Annual Community Independence Day Parade will take place on Monday, July 4, 2022. The parade starts at 11 a.m. at Morse Rd. and proceeds north on Karl Rd. to Dublin-Granville Rd. (1.7 miles).

The parade is sponsored by the Northland Community Council, a coalition of civic associations, home-owners associations and other community groups in the Northland area of Columbus.

The Forest Park Civic Association is seeking volunteers to assist with our annual Bikes and Trikes entry. Kids ages 12 and under are invited to bring their decorated bikes and trikes to the parking area in front of Woodward Park Middle School by 10:30 a.m. to participate.

Prizes will be awarded to the best-decorated bikes in two categories: Originality and Patriotism. We are seeking volunteers to help with the judging. Contact volunteerFPCA@gmail.com to volunteer).

The kids join the parade with the FPCA group and ride  to the YMCA (for little legs) or to Dublin-Granville Rd. (for stronger legs).

Parents or guardians must register participants and sign a waiver on site. Kids 5 and under must be accompanied by a parent or older child during the parade. All children must wear helmets.

The 2022 Theme is Elevate Northland – Celebrate the 4th!

The 2022 Northland Independence Day Parade Grand Marshall will be ELEVATE NORTHLAND. Elevate Northland‘s mission is to lift up the people of Northland and create opportunities.

Sign-In for participants begins at 9:30 am in the Home Buys west parking lot, 1630 Morse Road.

To learn more and register your business or group to participate, visit the official web site at https://northlandparade.org.