July 4 Parade
July 4, 2014
On Friday, July 4, 2014 at 9:00 a.m., the Dunwoody Homeowners Association and the Dunwoody Crier Newspaper will host the annual Fourth of July Parade featuring marching bands, floats, clowns, animal units and local celebrities. Last year the parade attracted over 2,500 participants and 32,000 spectators!
The parade route is 2.2 miles. Steps off from the intersection of Mount Vernon and Jett Ferry at 9:00 a.m., proceed west on Mount Vernon to Dunwoody Village Parkway. Turn right and follow the right side of median to Marlow's Tavern, turn left into Dunwoody Village parking lot. Volunteers will guide you to parade parking. It takes approximately 1 hour to walk the entire parade route.
Parade spectators are encouraged setup chairs along Mt. Vernon and Dunwoody Village Parkway. Spectators will be blocked from viewing on the east side of Jett Ferry on Mt. Vernon due to the staging and setup for parade participants. Viewing will start on the west side of Jett Ferry on Mt. Vernon.
Mount Vernon Road between Jett Ferry and Dunwoody Village Parkway will close from 8:45 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Times are approximate; contact the Dunwoody Police Department for specific questions about road closures and traffic information.