WRAPUP: Eight MINIs (and one radio controlled Mini) came out and wowed the Skokie parade crowds. The weather was great, and excitement levels were high!!
Dress your MINI up and participate in a July 4th Parade!!
Where: Staging area is in the Oakton Community College parking lot 7701 Lincoln Ave, Skokie
When: Wednesday July 4th rain or shine.. Staging and check-in 10:30, Parade starts at Noon
Who: All MINIs or Minis. We have planned for about 15 cars. If we have a lot more, we need to notify the parade organizers, so please post up if you are interested.
What: Shine up or decorate your car (plenty of time to get ready in the staging area). The route will proceed north on Lincoln to Oakton and west just past Oakton Park
Here are a few of the rules from the parade organizers:
Horns, sirens, speakers, microphones will not be allowed
Breakdowns.. If your car breaks down, please move to the right hand side of the road and wait for assistance
No throwouts!! Due to insurance regulations, throw outs will not be allowed from moving vehicles. All violators will be foirced to leave the parade and not be invited back the following year. Please obey this rule.