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Posted on: May 21, 2018

4th of July Parade

Join the community of South Lake Tahoe and celebrate the 4th of July by participating in the 4th of July Parade on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 beginning at 10am. The parade will be staged on Ski Run Blvd. and will begin at 10am and head West on Hwy 50 to Al Tahoe Blvd. where the parade will lead up Al Tahoe Blvd. and conclude at Bijou Community Park.

Parade Highlights
• The parade route will be staged on Ski Run Blvd. at 9am.
• The parade will begin at 10am and head West on Hwy 50 to Al Tahoe Blvd. where the parade will lead up Al Tahoe Blvd. and conclude at Bijou Community Park.
• Premium viewing locations will be along Hwy 50 between Ski Run Blvd. and Al Tahoe Blvd.
• A celebratory BBQ will follow with all proceeds benefitting the American Legion Post 795 and display of all parade floats.

Traffic Impacts
The two West bound traffic lanes on Highway 50 between Ski Run Blvd. and Al Tahoe Blvd will have a rolling closure for the parade from approximately 10am until 11am.

The two East bound traffic lanes will be open. For traffic traveling West, please consider using Pioneer Trail.

Traffic control will be provided by the South Lake Tahoe Police Department utilizing a traffic closure and Traffic Management Inc. providing flaggers at the intersections.

The parade will be led and immediately followed by emergency vehicles.

The parade will include floats, vehicles, approximately 200 walking participants and cyclists in celebration of the 4th of July.

We appreciate the communities patience and use of caution during this time to ensure the safety of all parade participants and spectators.

Support the American Legion
A GoFundMe account has been established to raise funds for the local American legion Post 795 at www.gofundme.com/LegionPost795 The American Legion Post 795 is in need of updating and is a small post of 94 members. Post 795 is one of three Posts’ in California that owns their own building and land. They are currently in need of new carpet, kitchen, roof, chimney repair, and remodeling. The Veterans of South Lake Tahoe appreciate the support the community has given them over the years.

For more information visit us online at www.cityofslt.us/4thofJulyParade
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