Celebrate the rebirth of the Egleston Square Wake Up the Earth Parade! Come appreciate the diversity of the neighborhoods in Roxbury through culture, music, theatre, local food, and local artisans while enjoying our neighborhood in bloom. Feel free to bring costumes, banners, and musical instruments. Get ready to dance! The parade will begin at the Egleston Square YMCA, travel down Washington Street and Columbus Avenue, and will join with the Centre Street Wake Up the Earth Parade near Jackson Square. Gather at the Egleston Square YMCA on 3134 Washington Street, Roxbury, MA 02119 at 10:30am. Parade steps off at 11:15 a.m.
Brought to you by Discover Roxbury, Egleston Square Main Street, and Franklin Park Coalition. For more information and directions: www.franklinparkcoalition.org or 617-442-4141.
[Editor's note: Times have been updated on this post in response to an organizer's request.]