Who doesn't love a marching band, clowns, antique automobiles and fire engines? There is something for everyone at the FOHW parade! Get there early along Elm Street and Old Portland Road in anticipation of a true old fashioned parade featuring floats and marchers from local farms, summer camps, bands and more! Always one of the highlight events of Old Home Week - don't miss it!
JOIN THE FUN & HELP US MAKE THIS THE BEST PARADE EVAH!!
Walk as a group...enter a float...showcase your antique/classic car...we welcome your participation! Registration details coming soon or reach out via email: freedomFOHW@gmail.com
One highlight of the parade is the recognition of a Grand Marshal. Throughout the parade's 100+ year history., the Freedom Old Home Week (FOHW) Association has named annual Grand Marshals ⎻ a person or persons recognized for their outstanding contributions to our community, including volunteerism and dedication to making Freedom a special place in which to live.
2023 GRAND MARSHAL!
For all of her contributions that have bettered our community, the Freedom Old Home Week Association is honored to recognize Lucy Kendall as this year’s FOHW Grand Marshal! Read more here to learn about Lucy and her contributions and deep connection to Freedom.
Stay tuned for the 2024 Grand Marshall announcement at Ducky Day 2024!
See the list of past Grand Marshals below.