WATERLOO — Get your lawn chairs and grab a blanket. It’s time for the annual My Waterloo Days parade in downtown Waterloo.
The parade starts at 6:30 p.m. Friday. It will stage under the highway viaduct on West Fourth Street, come down Fourth Street to Mulberry Street and turn back at Park Avenue and continue back to the viaduct.
Families will enjoy floats, bands and displays created by local schools, organizations and businesses.
It is the 37th year of My Waterloo Days, hosted by Main Street Waterloo. This year People in the Park is wrapped around the parade. Enjoy food and music in Lincoln Park prior to the parade and then return for more. The Brazilian 2Wins will play at 7:30 p.m. and the Prince tribute band Chase & Ovation will take the stage at 9:30 p.m.
Go to www.mywaterloodays.org/ for a complete schedule of events throughout the weekend. Buttons are $3 in advance and $5 at the gate. The buttons help offset costs associated with the event.