Thank you for your interest in participating in the 2018 La Grange Pet Parade. There are many ways that you can be a part of the parade, select the one that best suits you!

Contact Molly Price by email: or phone: (708) 821-2141 if you are interested in being a volunteer for the 2018 La Grange Pet Parade and to request more information about the parade.

Join us in this year’s 2018 Pet Parade! Be sure to include all required information and the Pet Parade Committee will let you know by mid-May if your entry was selected to perform in this year’s parade.

Paid Acts

This registration is for acts like the Jesse White Tumblers, Medinah groups and others who perform for a fee that helps support their organization or cause. The Pet Parade Committee meets often to consider these acts for this long-standing community event. Proceeds from our raffle, annual event and sponsorships go towards paying for these exciting acts.


Non-Profit Organizations

This registration is for non-profit organizations and/or clubs who would like to have an entry in the parade. Floats or other entries must be parade and theme appropriate. Be sure to include all required information and the Pet Parade Committee will let you know the mid-May where your entry will be placed in the line-up.




Businesses are invited to be a sponsor of the parade. Cat’s Meow sponsorship and higher are invited to submit an entry for the parade. Please note that the parade committee is looking for entries with entertainment value for the crowd.


Costume Contest for Individuals – Taking Place April and May

Participate in this year’s event by registering in person at either of the following locations:

Park District of La Grange:
536 East Avenue in La Grange, IL 60525
La Grange Public Library, Youth Services Desk:
10 W. Cossitt in La Grange.

Return completed registration forms to one of the above locations and receive your participation pack for the parade.  The pack includes:

 arrow  Pet Parade Instruction Card
Map of Assembly Areas
Entry Number
 arrow  Parade Route

*Note to Parents: You must pick up your child’s participation pack at one of the above locations. We must receive your completed registration form and you must have your participation pack to participate in the parade.