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4th of July Pet Parade

Thursday, July 04 10:00AM - 4:00PM
venue: Downtown - 520 NW Wall Street, Bend Oregon

Sponsored by Bend Pet Express

A Community Tradition in Downtown Bend since the 1930’s

Come celebrate our country’s independence on July 4th with Bend Park & Recreation!

Start out your day’s festivities with the Pet Parade through downtown Bend then follow up with the Old Fashioned July 4th Festival in Drake Park from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm.

Parade Participants:

  • Kids of all ages are invited to participate. Come dressed in costume with your pet or stuffed animal on pulled wagons, floats, bikes or trikes.
  • Kids will receive a keepsake and popsicle.
  • No registration necessary. Lineup is downtown on Wall Street next to the School Administration building.
  • Pet must be leashed – you are responsible for your pet. No rabbits, cats or aggressive dogs.
  • Do not give away animals.
  • No solicitation, commercial floats, banners, motorized vehicles, motorcycles or distribution on anything to spectators.

Parade Schedule, Lineup & Route: 

The decorating party and lineup begins at 9:00 am on Wall Street in front of the Bend Lapine School Dist. Admin Building at 520 NW Wall Street.

Horses and other large animals, please line up at Wall Street and Idaho by the Boys & Girls Club. Equestrians – wear your helmet.

The parade begins at 10:00 am, sharp!

Downtown road closures take place from 9:00 am – noon. Please use alternative transportation if possible. If you need to drive, parking is available in the parking garage on Lava Street. There will also be a free Bike Valet area in Drake Park near the permanent restrooms.

ADA spectator areas are available on Wall Street, south of Franklin, and on Minnesota and Lava. ADA parking is available on Bond St., by statging area, in parking garage and on Riverside Blvd.

For more details or accessibility information, call Bend Park & Recreation District at (541) 389-7275.

Add to Calendar Thursday, July 04 10:00AM Thursday, July 04 4:00PM UTC 4th of July Pet Parade

Sponsored by Bend Pet Express

A Community Tradition in Downtown Bend since the 1930’s

Come celebrate our country’s independence on July 4th with Bend Park & Recreation!

Start out your day’s festivities with the Pet Parade through downtown Bend then follow up with the Old Fashioned July 4th Festival in Drake Park from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm.

Parade Participants:

  • Kids of all ages are invited to participate. Come dressed in costume with your pet or stuffed animal on pulled wagons, floats, bikes or trikes.
  • Kids will receive a keepsake and popsicle.
  • No registration necessary. Lineup is downtown on Wall Street next to the School Administration building.
  • Pet must be leashed – you are responsible for your pet. No rabbits, cats or aggressive dogs.
  • Do not give away animals.
  • No solicitation, commercial floats, banners, motorized vehicles, motorcycles or distribution on anything to spectators.

Parade Schedule, Lineup & Route: 

The decorating party and lineup begins at 9:00 am on Wall Street in front of the Bend Lapine School Dist. Admin Building at 520 NW Wall Street.

Horses and other large animals, please line up at Wall Street and Idaho by the Boys & Girls Club. Equestrians – wear your helmet.

The parade begins at 10:00 am, sharp!

Downtown road closures take place from 9:00 am – noon. Please use alternative transportation if possible. If you need to drive, parking is available in the parking garage on Lava Street. There will also be a free Bike Valet area in Drake Park near the permanent restrooms.

ADA spectator areas are available on Wall Street, south of Franklin, and on Minnesota and Lava. ADA parking is available on Bond St., by statging area, in parking garage and on Riverside Blvd.

For more details or accessibility information, call Bend Park & Recreation District at (541) 389-7275.

Downtown - 520 NW Wall Street, Bend Oregon