Arlington Heights Fourth of July, Independence Day Parade — Route Info 2011

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Soldiers in a past Fourth of July parade in Arlington Heights.

What is the parade route for the Arlington Heights Independence Day Parade?
Go to StreetsofArlington.com/july4parade for information on the 4th of July Parade Route, including staging area, direction and the starting and ending points of the 1.1 to 1.25-mile parade. The parade steps off at 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 4, 2011 at Highland and Oakton Avenue, heads east on Oakton, heads south on Dunton Avenue, turns east on Miner Street and ends at Recreation Park (500 East Miner Street).

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Jesse White tumblers — a common, but extraordinary, unit in the Arlington Heights Independence Day parade — includes a Drum Corps in 2011.

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Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White keeps a close eye on tumblers.


The Patriots Marching Band from St. Anthony Village High School and Spring Lake High School in Minnesota at the St. Louis 4th of July Parade in 2009.

BANDS, MUSIC/PERFORMERS IN ARLINGTON HEIGHTS 4th OF JULY PARADE
Chuck-A-Roo and the Memories
Chicago Dixieland Band
Jesse White Drum Corps [website]
Joe Walega’s Happy Hearts Polka Band
John Hersey High School Marching Band [website]
Litchfield Marching Dragons from Minneapolis [website]
Prospect High School Marching Band [website]
Rolling Meadows High School Marching Band [website]
St. Anthony Village High School Patriots Marching Band [website]
Wheeling High School Marching Band [website]


Celebrating 60 years in the Polka Industry, Joe Walega and His Happy Hearts appeared for the IPA @ Stardust Banquets in Chicago, Illinois on April 18, 2010.

What’s the weather forecast for the 4th of July Parade?
The best website for Arlington Heights weather is Arlingtoncards.com/weather
The Cardinal — Arlingtoncardinal.com weather page includes a dropdown menu with a 6-frame progressive NEXRAD weather image and a single frame radar image link. There is also a link to street-level radar in the header of Arlingtoncards.com/weather …

The Arlington Heights Fourth of July Parade is a long parade (it steps off at 10:00 a.m.), so if you want to know what temperature is forecast for 10:00 a.m compared to 12:00 noon, check the Hourly Forecast for next 24 Hours in the dropdown menu in the header of Arlingtoncards.com/weather. As of Thursday, the forecast is indicating the parade will be held in temperatures in the mid-80’s.

Where is the review stand for the Fourth of July parade in Arlington Heights?
The review stand for the Arlington Heights is on Dunton Avenue, just South of Euclid Avenue in front of the Arlington Heights Memorial Library.

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Wheeling High School Marching Band at the Independence Day Parade in Arlington Heights.