Making Chicago's Parade

Making Chicago's Parade

Latest Episodes

Your Chance to Win - Four VIP Experience Tickets to the McDonald’s Thanksgiving Parade
November 21, 2015

It's your chance to win four tickets to the McDonald's Thanksgiving Parade's VIP Experience section - meaning you get the see the parade right from ...

Ep. 5 - Parade Preview from 2015 Parade School
November 12, 2015

In this episode, we take you to our "Pep Rally" at this year's volunteer training session.  All 1,200 volunteers come to Parade School at the ...

Ep. 4 - John Beckman (TV Production), Ursuline Academy
October 18, 2015

We sit down with head of the volunteer TV Production committee, John Beckman.  He talks about working hand in hand with the WGN television crew ...

Ep. 3 - Poo Crew Member Linsey Crowninshield, Million Dollar Quartet
October 01, 2015

You read the title right, "Making Chicago's Parade" sits down with Lindsey Crowninshield - member of the parade's Poo Crew.  What inspires someone to volunteer ...

Ep. 2 - Executive Director Phil Purevich, History of the Parade, Chicago’s Parade, Black Ensemble Theater
September 18, 2015

We sit down with Chicago Festival Association's Phil Purevich, who talks about the history of Chicago's Parade.  He touches on the importance of volunteering, the ...

Ep. 1 - Event Manager Zaida DeGuzman, Groups in the Parade, Eriam Sisters
September 05, 2015

We talk with Chicago Festival Association's Zaida DeGuzman, Event Manager of the McDonald's Thanksgiving Parade.  Learn more about the number of groups in the parade, ...