Patriots' Day Parade

2023 Event 

The Patriots Day Parade is back on for April 17th, 2023! Stay tuned for details as they become available.

Find parade application materials, including parade unit criteria, application and waivers under Resources. 

Deadline for parade application submissions due:  March 15, 2023.

Event Layout

The Patriots' Day Parade goes forward rain, snow or muck and covers a route of approximately 2.5 miles.  The Parade steps off from the Hunt Gym on Stow St.

At the North Bridge a wreath-laying ceremony is held to commemorate the engagement between the Minuteman companies and British troops on April 19, 1775. The parade continues across the North Bridge and returns to Concord Center, with Dignitaries participating from neighboring towns, the State, the nation, and foreign countries with ties to Concord.

Parade Route and Parking Map