Step in time to the annual Lincoln Square Von Steuben Parade this Saturday, September 11, 2010 at 2pm. The parade steps off at the CVS on Lincoln Avenue at Belle Plaine and heads north on Lincoln Avenue to Eastwood. From Eastwood, the parade heads westward to Western Avenue and then north on Western Avenue to Lawrence Avenue where it turns east and finishes up at the entrance to Lincoln Square.
This is one of the nicest neighborhood parades in the city of Chicago and culminates in Lincoln Square during its annual German-American Fest. Lincoln Square’s annual German-American Fest will be held from Friday, September 10 – Sunday, September 12, 2010 in the heart of Lincoln Square at Lincoln Avenue, Leland Avenue, east of Western Avenue. The German-American Fest is sponsored by the United German American Societies of Greater Chicago.
The Von Steuben Parade is sponsored by the 47th Ward Alderman Gene Schulter’s office. For more information, please call Alderman Schulter’s office at 773-348-8400 or visit their website.
Come on out at celebrate the German-American traditions of Lincoln Square and enjoy some traditional costumes, music, food, and beverages while you are at it!
Ann Marie Walker, ABR, Move with Maggie Team