One of homecoming's best loved events will experience a makeover this year with a new parade route. Entries will be staged a the JHS Bowl with the parade beginning a the corner of State and Church Streets. The parade route will head east on State, travel around the northwest corner of the square clockwise, and continue south on Mauvisterre. The parade will turn west on College Avenue heading toward Illinois College, turn south on Park Street an end at the Homecoming Celebration Tent on the corner of Edgehill Road and Park Street.
Community members who would like to place an entry in the parade are urged to download a registration form
and return it to the Office of Marketing and Communications/Campus Events, 232 Park Street, Jacksonville, Illinois, 62650 by Friday, September 23, or register online