The Fourth of July Parade


Welcome to the official web site of the Annual 4th of July Parade. This year’s parade promises to be the best around & each year draws over 20,000 people. If you have a marching band, drum Corps, a float, a twirling corps, drill or dance team, have a color guard, marching unit or are a volunteer organization or Veterans unit WE WANT YOU!! Warren, Pa is the only place to be on the 4th of July.

The Hitmen

The Parade begins @ 11:00 AM & the very popular pre parade show starts generally an hour or so before at the Reviewing stand at Gen Joseph Warren Park. Our Forming area opens at 8:00 AM at the YMCA on Lexington Avenue on the east side of Warren. Please fill out the registration form to register. Your registration request will be reviewed by our parade committee & if accepted you will be contacted with further instructions, & a list of parade rules. Our parade route is approximately one mile long & lasts approx. 2.5 hours. Bleacher seating is available for spectators in the reviewing area. Our parade is televised on a local channel & DVD’S will be available for sale three weeks after the parade. Prize money & Guarantees are mailed following the parade and are available for High School Bands, Drum Corps, twirling corps, drill teams, Shrine units, musical groups, & floats.

    Type of Unit

    Does your unit contain music or loud noise?

    If you have any questions regarding our parade or your time in Warren, Please call Bill Thompson, Parade Chairman @ 814-723-8757 or 814-688-5444. You can also E-mail Bill @