LINE UP and ENTRY instructions for the 2018

For a full list of 2018 parade rules (PDF)

All units must be unique and tastefully decorated and conform to the entry description provided on your application. No exceptions!!!!!!!!!!!

Alert: Height Restriction

Due to the electrical lines for our Cincinnati Streetcar, no unit may be taller than 14 feet, at its highest point.

Alert: Tracks in the Street

For any participants who are marching, riding bicycles or other vehicles will narrow treads, please be aware of the streetcar tracks that are on much of the parade route.

Weather - Unless the game is cancelled, the parade goes on, rain or shine.

Information Booth

The information booth will be next to the east entrance (Race Street entrance) to Findlay Market. (Same location as last year)

Need any other details, contact us at or call us at 513-500-7554

Findlay Market Opening Day Parade

There are only a few points where vehicles may enter the parade area, PLEASE be sure to go in the CORRECT entry point based on your number in the parade. Special instructions for Horse and Marching Band entries are listed below. Also see attachment (Parade Rules and Regulations.pdf and General Parade Information.pdf) at the bottom of this page for rules.


Line up list and instruction coming in Early March