MLK Jr. Parade and Fun Day

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, January 15

Parade and Family Fun Fest – Pinellas County Public Safety Services

 County Contact: Mary Burrell (EM) cell (727) 272-3815 maryburrell@pinellascounty.org

Day-of:

  • Parade Spencer Shaw (727) 647-2364 cell
  • Tropicana Field Mary Burrell (727) 272-0503 cell

MLK Parade Instructions – map: (click here) 2018 M.L.K. Parade Map

Parade is 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

8:30 a.m. check-in – all vehicles

Spot #41 (filed under Emergency Management)

The parade begins at 3rd Street South and 1st Avenue South (in front of Demens Landing).

The lineup will be 1st Avenue South (by 1st St. S.), and South along Bayshore Blvd. The parade runs along 1st Avenue South, left to 16th Street South and into Lot 2 of Tropicana Field.

There are 4 vehicles and will line up in this order:

  1. EMS (contact: Richard Schomp)
  2. Veterans Services (contact Michael Hill)
  3. Animal Services (contact Lyndsey Martin)
  4. Emergency Management (contact Spencer Shaw)

The parade route is approx. 1.5 miles

EM will be joined by ACS/ARES, our Amateur Radio Operators.

 

Family Fun Day after the Parade

After the parade we will be at Tropical Field Lot #6 (along 1st Avenue South)

Free parking in Lot 5 (off of 1st Ave S). You can also park in lot 9, off of 4th Ave S.)

Set-up is 9 a.m.-noon

2 to 6:30 p.m. Fun Fair

6:30-8 p.m. Breakdown

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