Bloomington Heritage Days
Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016
Line-up time: 9:30 a.m.
Parade time: 10:30 am
NEW route and Festival location this year
Parade Line-up location: 3rd Ave between 98th and 102nd. (For person in charge – need to check in at the registration site which will be located in the south parking lot of Kennedy High School )
Line-up Position: 94
Parade Route: From 3rd Ave S and E102nd St, parade runs West along E 102nd St. to Lyndale Ave to E 99th St. to E. Bloomington Fwy. Parade ends at E. Bloomington Fwy. See the Official 2016 map.
This year, the festival is being held at Nativity of Mary Catholic Church and School at the end of the parade. so that area will be very busy! The new route and festival location may change the best routes out of the area after the parade.
According to the organizers, there will be buses running from the Festival Site back to the Kennedy Parking Lot. They also noted that some units had small children running on residents’ property in the lineup area, so please make sure our unit is respectful of private property as always.