University Calendar Event Details
Homecoming Event: Millersville Community Parade - "That's Entertainment"
- Sat, October 13, 2012 @ 09:00 AM
- Millersville Borough, Millersville
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- This event is free and open to the public.
Description:As part of Millersville University's Homecoming festivities, the Millersville Community Parade will be held on Saturday, October 13. This year's parade theme is "That's Entertainment."
Beginning at 9 a.m., the parade, which is one of Lancaster County's largest, will include 18 bands (featuring the Liberty High School Grenadier Band of Bethlehem with 300 members), floats, twirlers, antique cars, Millersville University groups, marchers, civic groups, fire engines and so much more. The two-mile parade winds through the Borough of Millersville, ending near the Student Memorial Center on James Street.
Parade Grand Marshal: Millersville University President Dr. Francine G. McNairy.
Check out the Millersville Community Parade website for more information.
A special Toys for Tots collection will also be held along the parade route, at the Grandstand area and in the lobby of the Student Memorial Center. Please bring unwrapped new toys to donate to this project for children in Lancaster County.
NOTE: North George Street, Herr Avenue and Landis Avenue will close at 8:45 a.m. for the parade; alternate routes will be posted on October 13. Parade will run approximately 2 ½ hours. Please allow ample time to reach your destination.
Ticket Information: This event is free and open to the public.