LA GRANGE – The annual La Grange Pet Parade, celebrating its 68th year this weekend, is a beloved event that welcomes the start of the summer season in the village.
The Pet Parade will be held on Saturday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. and runs north along La Grange Road before turning west on Burlington Avenue and then south towards Lyons Township High School on Brainard Avenue.
The annual event is a popular tradition among residents across the area, with some waking up early to grab front row seats along the parade route.
The annual parade has touched generations of La Grange residents. This week, they shared some of their favorite memories. Click through our photos and view the captions to see what they like best.
Question: What's your favorite Pet Parade memory?