The theme for this year’s parade is “Then and Now,” a celebration of the city’s 150th anniversary and the recent rollout of a new set of DHS Panther graphics. The parade is open to any Derby youth and all groups associated with USD 260.

Participants are encouraged to demonstrate an aspect of Derby’s past and present in their parade displays.

The parade will kick off at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26. It will follow its usual route, beginning at Market Street and Westview Drive. The parade will then travel down Westview to Georgie Street, down Georgie to Madison Avenue, and down Madison back to Westview.


  • Occurred Thursday, September 26th, 2019 @ 6:00 pm