The Rose Parade is a celebration for local organizations to honor and reward individuals and groups. The Parade allows schools, scouting troops, churches, civic organizations and businesses to promote a positive image of themselves and the Jackson area. The Rose Parade is one of the largest in Michigan with over 100 entries. The parade route is from the corner of S. Jackson Street and Greenwood Street to Fourth Street and ending at the Parkside Middle School. Parade staging is on W. Wesley, W. Franklin, and W. Mason streets between S. Jackson Street and First Street. Click on the Parade Route Map button for more details.
Staging begins at 11:00 am and the Parade starts at 1:00 pm.
2014 Presenting Sponsor:
2014 Parade Grand Marshal
Nominate Someone You Think Should Be the 2014 Rose Parade Grand Marshal!!
This Year's Theme for the 2014 Jackson County Rose Parade is "Wish upon a Star". In keeping with this theme we would like to hear from you. Who do you think deserves the honor of Grand Marshal? Let us know who you feel has paved the way for Jackson to be a leader in the state for the place to live and grow. Someone who has given time and service to further civic prides and promoting social welfare in our great community.
Click on the blue "Grand Marshal Nomination" tab to enter your nomination.
Congratulations - 2013 Rose Parade Float Contest Winners!
Grand Champion: Jackson Community Federal Credit Union
1st Runner Up: Jackson Young Champions Cheerleading
2nd Runner Up: St. Luke Lutheran Church
Honorable Mention: Toni Marcelle's School of Dance
THANK YOU TO OUR 2013 PARADE SPONSORS!
Division I Sponsor:
Grand Marshal Sponsor:
Float Awards Sponsor:
Contact the Rose Parade Committee for information about any Rose Parade activity. Parade Director: 517-531-5314