Mostly Cloudy
40°FMostly CloudyFull Forecast

Food donations being accepted at Villa Park's Fourth of July parade

Published: Wednesday, July 3, 2013 10:32 a.m. CST

VILLA PARK – Representatives from the Lombard-Villa Park food pantry will be pushing shopping carts along the Villa Park Fourth of July parade collecting donations for the pantry.

Parade spectators are asked to bring canned and non-perishable food items, toiletries and cash donations to give to the food pantry.

The parade is organized by the Villa Park VFW and begins at noon on Thursday. Parade entries will gather at Trinity Lutheran Church, 300 S. Ardmore Avenue and process south to Central Boulevard. The parade will travel in a counter clockwise circle along Central Boulevard, Harvard Avenue, Madison Street, Summit Avenue and Park Boulevard.

The route will end at the Ruggard Gazebo near Park Boulevard and Ardmore Avenue. The VFW Post 2801 will have a beer tent where visitors can purchase beer and free hot dogs will be distributed.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Suburban Life Media.

Watch Now

Player embeded on all SLM instances for analytics purposes.

Lyons Township Peppy Primary Poms Perform

More videos »
 

Reader Poll

What do you hope to do more of this year?
Exercise
Get finances in order
Spend time with family
Get a new hobby