Date: Nov 23, 2017 | Time: 8:45 am
The annual Thanksgiving Day Parade will be held in Downtown St. Louis. The parade starts at the corner of 7th and Market Streets, near Kiener Plaza, and runs west on Market Street to end at Union Station. The parade begins at 8:45am and features a variety of musical floats and displays, giant helium balloon figures, Metro area high school marching bands, antique cars and firetrucks and everyone's favorite - Santa Claus - wishing everyone a Happy Thanksgiving and a Merry Christmas at the end of the parade!
Market Street is located in downtown St. Louis. It begins at Memorial Drive, just west of the Gateway Arch, and runs west to then end at Compton. Located along its length are many of the City's attractions such as the Old Courthouse, Kiener Plaza and the entire Gateway Mall with CityPark, Aloe Plaza, Serra Sculpture Park and several other small green spaces; St. Louis City Hall, the Peabody Opera House and Union Station. Market Street is also the location of many of the City's annual parades. The St. Patrick's Day Parade, the Veteran's Day Parade, the Thanksgiving Day Parade, the Veiled Prophet Parade and the Labor Day Parade all travel down Market Street.
Directions: Market Street can be reached by Tucker Blvd, Broadway, 4th, 14th, 16th and others in the City. And from Interstate 64/40 from the east by taking Exit #40A onto 9th Street and continue to Market Street. From the west take Exit #38A onto Jefferson Avenue and turn left onto Jefferson and then right onto Market Street.
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