Free Spirit
Siberian Rescue
2018 "Light Up The Parks" Parade
2018 "Light Up The Parks" Parade
3PM to 8PM
Schneider Electric
1354 Clifford Ave.
Loves Park

Event is organized by the Parks Chamber of Commerce.  We will have the sled team in the parade along with volunteers / past adopters who decorate themselves or their dog in lights and Christmas stuff and join us in the parade.

Lineup for those participating will be at 3:30pm at the Schneider Electric (Invensys /Barber Colman) parking lot at 1354 Clifford Ave., Loves Park.

The parade begins at 4:45 pm traveling north on Elm Ave., turning left onto Roosevelt Rd, and ending at the old Machesney Park mall.

If you are a Free Spirit volunteer or past Free Spirit adopter and interested in participating with our entry, email us at We will have a vehicle with a trailer if anyone or their dog gets tired.