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Founders Day Parade returns Dec. 2

November 02, 2017

Founders Day ParadeThe Johns Creek Founders Day Parade is set for Saturday, Dec. 2 and will feature some favorites with the return of the Yaarab Shriners, princesses from Olivia’s Dollhouse, and more! And, the Gwinnett Braves mascot “Chopper” will also be back to help ring in the 2017 holiday season!

The annual Founders Day Parade, beginning at 10 a.m., is a celebration for the whole family and marks the start of the north Fulton holiday season. The 1.4 mile-long parade has grown in popularity with thousands of spectators lining the parade route on State Bridge Road. [View map.]

There is still time to enter your civic group, homeowner association, scout troop, or business to be in the parade lineup! The deadline for entering your organization is Nov. 6 and the theme this year is “Happy Holidays.”

Competition is spirited as groups and organizations vie for Best Subdivision, Best Business/Civic Group, and Best School/Scout float.

What: Johns Creek’s Founders Day Parade
When: Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, 10 a.m.
Where: State Bridge Road (parade route begins at West Morton Road and heads west to Kimball Bridge Road).