​​July 4th ​Parade & Party in the Park

Regional Independence Day Parade 
Wednesday, July 4th 11:00am
Genesee Street, Utica

Parade starts in front of St. Elizabeth's Medical Center, travels north on Genesee St. to the Memorial Parkway, turns right onto the Parkway, and ends at the Rec Center at Oneida St.

Marching Bands, Classic Cars, Sports Teams, Veterans, Local Groups & Businesses, Area Police & Fire Departments...and much more!

2018 Parade Grand Marshal

Kristen Copeland

Wednesday, July 4th 6:00pm to 10:00pm ~ F.T. Proctor Park, (Culver Ave. & Rutger St.)

The Area's Largest Fireworks Show, by American Fireworks

Food Vendors, Ice-Cream, Beer & Wine

Bounce Houses & Rides

Entertainment by "Soul Injection"

The Genesis Group is a civic organization that unites Business and Community Leaders working to
advance regional economic, social and cultural interests, and to foster unity and cooperation
in the Mohawk Valley region.
With a population of more than 300,000 residents, and several billion dollar industries,
the Mohawk Valley Region is a great place for recreation, to work and live!