WRAPUP: We had a lineup of 9 MINIs participating in the parade on a beautiful July 4th morning. All the MINIs were shined up, decorated and ready to go. The parade route was packed with kids hoping for candy and toys. A fun time was had by all.
Video by: Kevin and Carolyn
UPDATE 06/29/2008: I have send out more detailed staging information to everyone who has commented on this post. If you are interested in attending, please add a comment.
This event will be televised on local Oak Lawn Cable Channel 4 on July 7th or 8th.
Shine up your MINI and participate in a parade!!
We have room for up to 24 MINIs to drive in the Village of Oak Lawn Fourth of July Parade.
WHERE: 51st and 95th street, Oak Lawn(meet in the Metra parking lot)
WHEN: July 4th be at the parking lot before 9am Parade starts at 10am
WHY: Just for fun, and to show off your MINI
Clean and decorate your MINI. Participants are strongly encouraged to bring candy to toss to spectators along the route.
Please add a comment letting us know you are attending so we can plan for the correct amount of space.