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JoAnne Salerno Parade Committee Chair (860) 620-3221
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2021 Apple Harvest Festival Parade

The 2021 Apple Harvest Festival parade is scheduled to be held on Sunday, October 3 beginning at 2:00 pm (rain date: Sunday, October 10).

The 2021 Festival Theme is "A Return to Core Traditions." The Parade Grand Marshals are Healthcare Workers & First Responders. Thank you for all that you do to serve our community!

The application period for participants is now closed (as of 8/31/21).

Please contact JoAnne Salerno, Parade Committee Chairperson, at (860) 620-3221 with any questions regarding participation in this event.


Parade Route

The parade route is just over 1 mile in length. It begins at the intersection of Knowles Ave. and Summer St. (Plantsville) and ends on Eden Ave.

Click on the parade route map below to enlarge the image. (PDF viewer required)

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Parking Restrictions & Road Closures

The Southington Police Department has announced the following parking restrictions and road closures pertaining to the 2021 Apple Harvest Festival parade:

  • There will be special parking restrictions along the parade route from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm on the day of the parade, Sunday, October 3.
  • All violators will be subject to a $35 fine and/or towing of the vehicle.
  • There will be NO PARKING on the following streets:  Beecher Street; Bristol Street; Chestnut Street; Church Street; Cowles Avenue; Eden Place; Elm Street; Knowles Avenue; Main Street; Matthews Street; Prospect Street (from West Street to Summer Street); South Center Street; Speechley Avenue; Summer Street; Water Street; and West Main Street.
  • As of 11:00 am on Sunday, October 3, the following streets will have NO ACCESS to traffic: Cowles Avenue; Elm Street; Prospect Street; and Summer Street.

Please contact the Southington Police Department at (860) 378-1677 with any questions or concerns regarding these restrictions.