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Jul 23, 2020, 18:16 ET The Parade Company Announces Gardner-White As New Presenting Sponsor Of America's Thanksgiving Parade

One of America's most recognizable and storied parades has a new partner. Today, The Parade Company announced Gardner-White, Detroit's new #1...


Oct 26, 2016, 01:45 ET The Parade Company Announces Actor Keegan-Michael Key As Co-Grand Marshal; Tony-Nominated Motown The Musical To Open 90th America's Thanksgiving Parade® Presented By Art Van

The Parade Company announced today a star-studded celebrity line-up to appear in the 90th America's Thanksgiving Parade® presented by Art Van,...


Jul 23, 2015, 07:15 ET Golden Globe Award-Winning Actor, Comedian And Michigan Native Tim Allen Announced As Grand Marshal For America's Thanksgiving Parade® Presented By Art Van

The Parade Company is pleased to announce beloved actor, Tim Allen, as Grand Marshal for the 89th America's Thanksgiving Parade® presented by Art Van....


Jul 13, 2015, 02:12 ET Henry Ford Health System Kicks Off 100th Anniversary Celebration With Unveil Of Its First-Ever Parade Float

Henry Ford Health System, in partnership with The Parade Company, today unveiled its first-ever parade float, themed "100 Years of Innovation" at...


Jun 19, 2015, 08:00 ET The Parade Company Gears Up For The Ford Fireworks In Detroit -- One Of America's Most Spectacular Fireworks Displays On Monday, June 22

The Ford Fireworks (#fordfireworks) will light up the sky over the Detroit River in downtown Detroit on Monday, June 22 at 10:06 p.m. In its 57th...


May 14, 2015, 10:26 ET The Ford Fireworks To Light Up The Skyline Of Detroit On Monday, June 22

The Ford Fireworks will light up the Detroit skyline on Monday, June 22 at 10:06 p.m., with breathtaking views of the Detroit River in downtown...


May 07, 2015, 02:38 ET The Parade Company Announces Strategic Staffing Solutions As Title Sponsor Of The 33rd Annual Turkey Trot

The Parade Company today announced Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) as the new title sponsor of the Turkey Trot, the nation's largest run on...


Nov 11, 2014, 05:34 ET The Parade Company Announces Celebrity Line-Up To Appear In America's Thanksgiving Parade® Presented By Art Van

The Parade Company announced today an incredible celebrity line-up to appear in the 88th America's Thanksgiving Parade® presented by Art Van...


Jun 16, 2014, 11:35 ET Olympic Gold Medalists Meryl Davis And Charlie White Announced As Grand Marshals For America's Thanksgiving Parade® Presented By Art Van

The Parade Company is pleased to announce Meryl Davis and Charlie White, American Ice Dancing Gold Medalists, as Co-Grand Marshals for the 88th...


Jun 06, 2014, 07:00 ET The Ford Fireworks To Light Up The Detroit Skyline On Monday, June 23

The Ford Fireworks will light up the sky, Monday, June 23, at 10:06 p.m., with views of the Detroit River in downtown Detroit. Created and produced...


Oct 29, 2013, 12:58 ET Detroit Tigers Great Jim Leyland Announced As Grand Marshal For America's Thanksgiving Parade® Presented By Art Van

The Parade Company is pleased to announce Jim Leyland, the third-winningest manager in Detroit Tigers franchise history, as Grand Marshal for the...