Hawks parade will begin at 10:30 Friday morning

The victory parade and rally for the Stanley Cup Champion Blackhawks are now set.

City leaders announced this afternoon  the parade will kick-off at 10:30a.m. Friday morning  at Des Plaines and Washington.

The parade will end at Grant Park with a rally.

Fans will be able to enter the park at Jackson and Michigan or at Congress and Michigan.

The city will close all streets between Roosevelt on the south, Randolph on the north, Lake Shore Drive on the east and Michigan Avenue on the west early Friday morning.

Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy warned there will be a zero-tolerance policy on alcohol.

McCarthy said there are no known threats against Chicago or this event.

Backpack searches will take place at the entrance points to the rally in Grant Park.Blackhawks victory parade set for Friday

3 comments

  • Barb Pelc

    Please broadcast parade on WGN America so fans around the country can celebrate with Chicago! Go Hawks!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Kathy DiGiovanni

    Please please show parade on WGN America. I have been a fan of the HAWKS since I was little. (A LONG TIME AGO). It is where my husband of 33 years had our first date. At a BLACKHAWK game. I still have the ticket stub!!! And now that they have won the STANLEY CUP, and I live in TEXAS I am not going to be able to celebrate the win. PLEASE PLEASE SHOW ON WGN AMERICA!!!!

  • Drew DIGiovanni

    So you call yourself the Super Station??? Really??? explain to me why W.G.N. AMERICA the Super Station is not going to televise the BlackHawks STANLEY CUP PARADE??? If you think for one minute that Blackhawk fans don't live all over the country than you are kidding yourself!!!!!! I grew up in Chicago a fan for life,watched Blackhawk games in black and white when I was a kid!!! And for W.G.N not to televise the parade is just Wrong!!!!! I will be calling my cable company to get rid of W.G.N the so called SUPER STATION.. I always watch the Noon news and Nine P.M news cast, not anymore!!!!! Thanks W.G.N for breaking the hearts of Blackhawk fans across the Country!!!!!!!!!

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