Fredericksburg 175th Anniversary Parade

Photo by Claire McCormack

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One hundred and seventy-five years is a long time, and given the significance of our city’s anniversary, we are hosting a year-long celebration with many organizations and families marking their role in Fredericksburg’s history. The Fredericksburg 175th Anniversary Parade is scheduled to take place on Saturday, May 8 at 10 a.m. on Main Street. 

We invite businesses and families in Fredericksburg to join us by participating in this parade. Whether you will see your family in-person or virtually for Thanksgiving and Christmas this year, we encourage you to start planning for this historic event.

There will be 13 categories for parade entries to choose from