Beaverton Celebration Parade

Celebration Parade Website GraphicWhen: Saturday, September 9, 2017 | 9 AM to Noon
Where: Corner of SW Wilson Avenue and SW Allen Blvd to Griffith Park.
Parade route map
  • 9 AM | 5K Parade Run | Griffith Park
  • 10 AM | 60th Annual Beaverton Celebration Parade | SW Allen Blvd to Griffith Park
To participate in the 5K Parade Run, please register at the IMAthlete website.

The parade entry submission period is now closed.

Each entry application will be reviewed for parade theme conformity, interest to parade attendees of all ages, etc. In consideration of the acceptance of the entry form, the entrant agrees to read and sign the waiver and release form and the adult / child photo release form (PDF) hold sponsors harmless from liabilities arising out of its participation in the Beaverton’s Celebration Parade and related activities.

This year’s Parade theme is “Be Green in ‘17”. Please consider incorporating some of the following ideas into the theme of your parade entry: sustainability, recycling, eco-friendliness, green energy, reducing waste, etc.

Submission of entry form does not assure acceptance. Event staff reserve the right to refuse entry.


History of Beaverton’s Celebration Parade

The Beaverton Celebration Parade began in 1957 and has grown into a community tradition with more than 100 festive entries from marching bands and colorful floats to civic and cultural organizations. Each year, the Service to Beaverton Award winners are honored as celebrity guests in the parade along with local elected officials and the featured grand marshal.

Thank you to our 2016 sponsors!

Beaverton Honda  



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