Parade Route & Map

Parade Route

Download the Parade Route Map (PDF)

The parade will start at the intersection of East Washington Street and Dolans Lane, where Auto Zone is located. It will continue along Washington Street, turning left at the intersection with Camp Street.

The floats will then turn right from Washington onto Taylor Street at East Peoria Autobody, and continue along Taylor in front of Central Junior High School, ending at Taylor Street and Springfield Road at the U.S. Post Office.

Parade Route Map

Map of Festival of Lights Parade route

Parade Narrator Locations for 2018

For many years the radio stations of Alpha Media have set up at businesses along the parade route, announcing a narration of the parade. The radio stations will be at the following locations:

104.9 The Wolf

East Peoria Community High School
1401 E Washington Street

104.9 The Wolf

One Degree Functional Health
1100 E Washington Street
(Near the intersection of East Washington Street and Meadow Avenue)

1290 & 102.7 Super Hits WIRL

Merlin 200,000 Mile Shops
927 E Washington Street

Mix 106.9

East Peoria Autobody
741 Taylor Street
(Intersection of East Washington and Taylor streets)

93.3 The Drive

Remmert Funeral Home
The back of the business in the 600 block of Taylor Street