The parade is sponsored by the
Fraternal Order of Police, Wichita Lodge Five.
Please share this event, invite all your friends,
and help us spread the word! The concept of the
parade is primarily community driven (churches,
schools, businesses, and other organizations) with
some law enforcement participation as well.
The parade will begin Saturday, April 8th, 2017 at
10:30 am at 500 N. Main in the downtown area.
After the parade - NEW this year, there will be a
Community Block Party immediately following the
parade until 2:00 PM. There will be food trucks,
live music, children activities and much more!
Everyone is to come to the party at the Epic Center
Parking Lot, 3rd and Main Street, Wichita, KS.
l types of parade entries are welcome and there is
a $40 entry fee. There is no restriction or
limitation as to how large or small your parade
contingent can be. All we ask is that you adhere to
our instruction sheet which will be sent to you
along with your entry form.
The parade route starts at Central and Main in front
of the Law Enforcement Memorial and will travel
south to 1st Street. At 1st Street, the parade will
turn to the right (west) onto 1st Street and proceed
one block west to Water Street. The parade route
will then proceed right (north) on Water Street to
3rd Street where everyone will disband and either
drive away or proceed to their vehicles on foot.
There are also several parking lots around the area
as well. The official end of the parade is where it
turns at the intersection of 1st Street and Main
**Each parade entrant must display a banner or sign
specifically stating “(Your Organization, Church, or
Business Name) Supports Local Law Enforcement.”
Example: “F.O.P. Lodge #5 Supports Local Law
Enforcement.” Banner or sign must be visibly and
prominently displayed** No inappropriate signage
will be allowed. The parade committee reserves the
right to approve/disapprove any entry.
For entry forms and instructions, please contact:
Kary Taylor at 316.219.6060 or via email at
Bart Brunscheen at 316-272-6020
or email at
Remember the theme is Support Local Law Enforcement.
Please share and help us spread the word to make
this a well-attended and positive community event!!