Labor Day Parade
Omaha Area Local to march - all members, friends and family encouraged to join!
On Monday, September 2, 2019, the Omaha Area Local will be marching in the annual Labor Day parade. The local will be proudly displaying the Omaha Area Local banner throughout the parade.
The Omaha Area Local will be handing out our NEW 2019 APWU t-shirts to all participants.
There will only be one team for the parade. The parade WILL NOT feature helium balloons this year.
Parade team: The Omaha Area Local will be marching and proudly display our banner. We will have candy to throw out to the crowd. Parade team members will meet east of 16th street between California and Mike Fahey at 9 am.
What to wear: Wear your NEW 2019 APWU Union t-shirts. The Union will be providing these t-shirts free to all participants.
What to bring: Wagons, dogs, pull behind coolers - most anything you would want to march with is ok.
There are 75 unions and participants marching in the parade. The Septemberfest Labor Day Parade Assembly Area map shows were all 75 participants line up. There will be plenty of parade marshals to assist in finding our spot.
The 75 unions and participants march, starting with #1 and ending with #75.
The Omaha Area Local is #13 in the parade order.
The parade team will march together until the end. We will march from 16th and Cass to 10th and Mike Fahey [approximately 1 mile].
Event Tent: The parade ends at 10th and Mike Fahey and we will march right into the tent where participants can enjoy free hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, and pop. Beer will cost $3. The local will hand out wristbands to those participating - one wristband will get an entire family into the post-parade picnic until 1:30 pm.
Starts at 16th and Cass - Ends at 10th and Mike Fahey
Parade route with bus parking
Parade assembly area PARADE TEAM MEETING SPOT - WE ARE #13
WHEN: Parade team will assemble at 9 am. Based on our position in the parade, expect to start marching in the parade around 10:30.
The time spent to participate in the parade will be approximately 1 1/2 hours.
All members, family, and friends are invited to march!
NO SIGN UP REQUIRED