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Fourth of July Parade

  • Downtown Bloomington, 302 S College Ave Bloomington, IN 47403 (map)

Want to be part of our organization for the Fourth of July parade?

It's easy. Just join us!

Monroe County NOW is participating in Bloomington's Fourth of July parade on Tuesday, July 4, at 10:00AM. We want you to be a part of the fun and come dressed ready to "Be Your Own She-ro!" Whether you want to come as you are, wear a Shero-themed t-shirt, or your Dissent Jabot, come ready to represent strong females - historical or fictional, past or present. Click Join Us! below to register.

Can't attend, but want to donate costumes, signs, or candy? Please contact Jennifer Crossley or Deborah Meader.


Please plan to arrive no later than 9:30 AM at the staging area. We will meet at the ORANGE LOT for the parade, located at 6th Street and Dunn. You may find a location map here, including parking information. All attendees must sign this waiver and bring it day of the parade. Other FAQs can be found here.


  • This is a rain or shine event. Be prepared, Sheroes! Parade will only be canceled under threat of lightning.
  • In case of sun - wear Sunscreen!
  • Bring your own water. - Stay hydrated!
  • Please bring your own bag to carry candy.
  • Children under 6 must walk with an adult.

For questions day-of, please contact Deborah Meader at (812) 345-0930.

Earlier Event: July 2
LGBTQ+ Committee Meeting