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Enjoy a bedazzling parade, picnic fare, family games, great music and award-winning art.
Lineup for the ECA’s July 4th Parade begins at 10:30 AM, Monday, July 4th, at Edgebrook Elementary School. The Parade starts at 11 AM, heading west on Hiawatha to Central, south to Devon, west to Lehigh, north to Hiawatha, and west to Wildwood Park. Check out the map.
The picnic starts at 12 PM at Wildwood Park.
Hamburgers, hot dogs, cheeseburgers, and brats will be available at the picnic. The Boy Scouts will be offering watermelon and roasted corn on the cob. Dessert will be provided by The Chocolate Shoppe.
This year’s celebration features two concerts.
On the Main Stage, Edgebrook favorites The Country Doctors, will perform at 12:30 PM. The Children’s Stage, new this year, features Laura Doherty & Friends at 12:30 PM. Laura may be familiar to Edgebrook Branch Library patrons—Children’s Librarian Sandy Art plays Laura’s CDs during Story Time.
A gallery of artwork from the ten prizewinners of the ECA’s July 4th Poster Contest will be on display for your viewing enjoyment.
Add games, prizes, photo ops with our Founding Fathers, and a bouncy house to the mix and the ECA’s Celebration is a not-to-be-missed event!
Whether you start at the beginning in the Parade, watch from the sidelines, or wait for the picnic and concerts to start at the park, you don’t want to miss the event residents enthusiastically enjoy every year.
July 4th Parade Route
Curious about the ECA’s July 4th Parade route?
2016 July 4th Poster Contest
The theme for this year’s July 4th Poster Contest is Ice Cream. We asked students to create a masterpiece celebrating the wonders of ice cream. Take a look at where their imaginations led them.
June 2016 Newsletter
The ECA’s June 2016 Newsletter appeared in the June 25 issue of the Nadig Reporter. You can also read it here.
Snow Plowing Service provided by the ECA
- The ECA provides a limited (but very important) service when there is more than 4 inches of snowfall. Click here for more information.
- The ECA provides snow plow service to this area, excluding the major city streets. Click on the map.
- Snow Plowing HOTLINE (773) 775-4065
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Edgebrook: a Neighborhood on the Northwest Side of Chicago, Illinois 60646 Established in 1940, the Edgebrook Community Association encourages Community Spirit; seeks the Maintenance, improvement of and Access to, all Public Property and Services in the Community; and is Concerned with Interests in General of the Property Owners, Residents and Commerce in the Community.