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The Greatest Day Parade Registration

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Downtown (Parade Route will start at Rice Park and travel down 5th street to CHS Field)

109 W 4th St

Saint Paul, MN

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No Refunds

Event description
A parade celebrating USA’s 1980 Olympic Hockey Triumph over the Soviet Union on its way to Olympic Gold and Saint Paul’s Own Herb Brooks.

About this Event

  • UPDATED: February 19, 2020 – Applications due
  • All units in the parades must pay a $40 registration fee.
  • The registration fee is nonrefundable. Acceptance is first come, first served.

In order to make the parade a safe and fun event for everyone, we ask that the following rules and regulations be followed.

TIME: The parade will commence precisely at 1 p.m. regardless of weather. Lineup map and unit #’s will be sent out the week of the parade.

ASSEMBLY AREA: All marching units must be in place by 12:45 a.m. - See Map or your email confirmation. Unit # signs will be posted. Please line up adjacent to your number and remain there until the parade begins to move.

PARADE ROUTE: Parade travels from Rice Park, down 5th street to CHS Field.

The parade assembly area and route will be policed by the St. Paul Police Department, and Special Parade Marshal's. Please observe the instructions given to you by these people. Only approved units/teams will be accepted. They must be registered with the parade committee.

All organized units are required to provide their own signage and banners clearly identifying their line up number which guarantees your placement. No silly string or foreign items can be used or thrown which could result in injury or littering. Use of these materials will result in immediate dismissal from the parade.

MORE ON THE PARADE AND CELEBRATION:

The parade will honor Saint Paul’s Own Herb Brooks, Head Coach of the 1980 U.S. Men’s Gold Medal Winning Olympic Hockey Team and the team's triumph over the Soviet Union on its way to Olympic Gold.

The parade will take place through the heart of Saint Paul starring youth, high school, college, current and past amateur and professional hockey organizations along with alumni, led by the University of Minnesota Marching Band, and floats featuring all the groups that make Saint Paul, in the State of Hockey, one of the greatest cities in America.

The parade ends at CHS Field, home of Destination Winter St. Paul. Starting at 3:00 p.m. inside the ballpark, The Greatest Day Celebration will feature a Parade of Nations, on-ice ceremony, autograph session in the Securian Financial Club, and the final youth hockey game highlighting USA vs USSR.A post-game autograph session in the Securian Financial Club at CHS Field with Minnesota Olympians and other hockey stars for all kids in attendance. General Admission to CHS Field events that day is FREE.

For more info visit www.GreatestDayMN.com

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Date and Time

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Downtown (Parade Route will start at Rice Park and travel down 5th street to CHS Field)

109 W 4th St

Saint Paul, MN

View Map

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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