Marist Band in Thanksgiving Day Parade

It's hard to believe, Thanksgiving is here - which means it's Parade time!

Looking for something to do Thanksgiving morning - come watch the Marist Band march at the Chicago Thanksgiving Day Parade!  They are Unit #1, so watch early. But, if you can't go downtown, no problem . . . there are other ways to watch. See below to learn more ways to view the parade. Happy_Thanksgiving_Day_Parade_Post_(Twitter_Post)_(1)

There are several ways to enjoy the festivities from home for those who won't be able to join us in person. We'll be on air, and live-streaming from 8:00 am to 10:30 am. 


☆ Ways to Watch and Listen ☆


  • Watch live in Chicagoland on VPOD TV, 59.3, Chicago, Peoria, and Ottawa (rebroadcast at 5:00 p.m.)
  • Watch live nationally on VPOD TV's Roku channel (requires a Roku streaming device or Roku-enabled smart TV, smartphone, tablet, or computer)

On Social Media

  • Q101 is our Exclusive Social Media Video Broadcast partner for 2021. Watch live on the Q101 or WCKG Facebook pages or on the Q101 YouTube channel (video feeds provided by VPOD TV)

On The Radio

  • Listen to the Parade audio feed live simulcast on WCKG 1530 AM / 102.3 W272DQ Elmhurst (audio feed provided by VPOD TV)

On Oculus

  • Experience the Parade live via Oculus Headsets through the Oculus Horizon Venues app. This will be the FIRST PARADE IN HISTORY to be viewed in an Oculus virtual reality environment. Access the event here.





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