City of Whiting’s 96th Annual 4th of July Parade Features Nationally Recognized Characters

Whiting-2015-4th-of-July-Parade“Tune" in to Whiting’s 96th Annual 4th of July Parade at 10 am for the chance to see nationally recognized characters, just miles from home in Historic Downtown Whiting. The parade will begin traveling south down Indianapolis Boulevard and continue east through 119th Street Downtown Whiting. Join us in celebration of Independence Day, kicking off an unforgettable summer that has been planned for residents and visitors alike. There is no need to search for it; Whiting is bringing the excitement straight to you.

The City of Whiting has teamed up with Scollon Live Events in coordination with Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc., as well as Milestone Event Services to include nationally recognized characters in this year's 4th of July Parade. After seeing the characters travel down the parade route, you and your family will have the opportunity to attend a meet and greet in Whiting Lakefront Park from 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm. Head over to Whiting Lakefront Park directly after the parade and find your place in line for the opportunity to be up close and personal with these famous characters.

You, your children, and even your grandchildren may never get another opportunity to see these characters so close to home. For more information on Whiting’s 96th Annual 4th of July Parade, visit