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Nationals Parade is Today

Posted: Saturday, August 12th, 2017 at 6:00 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News - Nathan Sage

The Knoxville Chamber of Commerce will present the 57th Annual Knoxville Nationals Parade sponsored by McKay Insurance today.

The parade begins at 10 a.m. at the corner of Main and Roche streets and proceed east on Main Street, turn south on 4th Street and then continue west on Robinson Street. The theme of the parade is “Knoxville Nationals: Then…Now…Forever.” and will feature over 60 participants. Immediately following the parade, Knoxville Fire and Rescue will be hosting their annual Nationals lunch and will feature pulled pork sandwiches, bratwursts, hot dogs with corn on the cob, beans a dessert and a drink for $10 a plate. All proceeds will go to the purchase of a UTV or Utility Terrain Vehicle for the department.