Annual Quincy Flag Day Parade & Celebration
Join with Mayor Tom Koch and the City of Quincy will be hosting for the 70th Annual Flag Day Parade will be held this year on Saturday, June 12th and will be followed by a fireworks display over Quincy Bay.
The parade will take place from Coddington Street to Hancock Street proceeds all way to Merrymount Parkway ends at Adams Field. The longest-running Flag Day Parade in the country will again feature bands, floats, color guards, specialty units, and hundreds of flag-waving youngsters.
Each year on the Saturday closest to Flag Day (June 14th), the City of Quincy pays tribute to Old Glory with the Quincy Flag Day Parade & Celebration.
The celebration portion of the evening held at Pageant Field following the parade consists of a flag raising of an impressive 30' x 60' version of Old Glory, a fly-over, a patriotic medley, presentation of awards to the parade grand marshal and the recipient of the Richard J. Koch Youth Service award capped off by a dazzling 30 minute fireworks display over Black's Creek.
The 1.2 mile parade begins at the intersection of Coddington and Hancock Streets and proceeds north on Hancock Street to Merrymount Parkway, disbanding at Pageant Field.
The parade is capped off by a fireworks display over Blacks Creek.
The parade includes Marching bands, drum and bugle corps, military bands, color guards, fancy cars and antique vehicles - this parade's got it all! And let's not forget the flag - thousands of them, being waved by the marching youngsters.
A can't miss Quincy tradition, this is the longest running Flag Day parade in the country!
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Parade steps off at 7:00pm
Fireworks schedule for around 9:00pm
Hancock Street, Quincy, MA, 02169 map
Phone: (617) 376-1251
The parade steps off at Coddington Street, making its way down Hancock Street to turning right onto Merrymount Parkway.
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