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 firstname.lastname@example.org
- 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:
- EMS (contact: Richard Schomp)
- Veterans Services (contact Michael Hill)
- Animal Services (contact Lyndsey Martin)
- 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