Fourth of July Parade

2019 Parade Information

The Village of Niles 4th of July Parade features local groups and organizations as well as marching bands from around the country!

This much anticipated annual event will take place on Thursday, July 4th, step off is at 8:45 a.m. from Notre Dame College Prep at Dempster and Ozark and ends at Grennan Heights.


parade route

Parking Restrictions:

 The following parking restrictions will be in effect from 6:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. on July 4:
  • There is NO PARKING along the parade route (see above).
  • There is NO PARKING on Crain from Ozark to Ozanam.
  • There is NO PARKING on Greenleaf from Ozark to Ozanam.
  • There is NO PARKING on Oriole from Dempster to Greenleaf.
  • There is NO PARKING on Odell, Oketo and Osceola from Kedzie to Monroe.
  • There is NO PARKING on Monroe from Oketo to Oriole.

Grand Marshall Dean Richards

Dean Richards pic 
Chicago's very own Dean Richards, WGN Emmy Award winning entertainment reporter and film critic. In this spirit, our local groups and organizations are incorporating a Films in Illinois theme and celebrating some of your favorite movies of all times - Blues Brothers, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Risky Business, Backdraft and many more! 

Special Thanks to our Sponsors

Stateman $1,000

Foss Swim School
Golf Mill Ford
JohnsByrne Co.
Mid-States Glass and Metal, Inc.
Niles Discount Cleaners / Nissi Cleaners
Papagalino Bakery

Minuteman $500

Bee Sales
Chicago Food Corp.
Groot Industries
Kappys American Grill & George D. Alpogianis Family
King Spa and Sauna
Ming Massage
Quantum Group
SPC - Specialty Print Communications
Tony's Fresh Markets
Wal-Tek, Inc.
Xzotic Aquatic World

Patriot $250

Aarco American, Inc.
Burrito House
Erichs Lehigh Auto Body
GB Sprinkler Systems
GHP Group
Jeron Electronic Systems
Los Comales Mexican Restaurant
Miraj Layalena Banquets
Mohawk Manufacturing & Supply Co.
MRO Solutions
Niles Xpress /Niles Mobile, Inc. (Dempster & Greenwood)
Re/Max Allstars
Shell Gas Station (Milwaukee/Ballard)
Smoke and Vape
Vidal & Associates Ltd.
Wells Plumbing & Heating Supplies , Inc.

Rebels $100 - $225

7400 Waukegan Road Partnership
Luminii LLC
Best Value America Pharmaceuticals
Ralph N. Robbins, DDS - Orthodontist
Siams House Restaurant
Tebon's Gas Service