University of Toledo

Edward C. and Helen G. Schmakel
Homecoming Parade

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2017

EDWARD C. AND HELEN G. SCHMAKEL HOMECOMING PARADE
8:00AM (IF 12:00PM GAME) OR 10:30AM (IF 3:30PM GAME)
PARADE ROUTE: CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE HOMECOMING PARADE MAP

CAMPUS RD. (BY ROCKETS BOOKSTORE) →  RIGHT ON BANCROFT ST. → LEFT ON CHELTENHAM RD. → LEFT ON CHRISTIE ST. → LEFT ON MIDDLESEX DR. →  LEFT ON BANCROFT ST. → RIGHT ON CAMPUS RD.

Get into the Aloha spirit as you watch floats, dignitaries, alumni, honorees, Rocket Marching Band, Rocky and Rocksy, and more take to the streets of Old Orchard with the annual Edward C. and Helen G. Schmakel Homecoming Parade. The time of the parade will depend on the football game time and should be determined roughly 12 days prior to the game. Presented by Blue Key National Honor Society.

Floats participants should be in line by 2.5 hours before the parade kickoff and will be in position by 2 hours before the parade kickoff . 

Judging for cars and floats begin 1.5 hours before parade kickoff.

The parade steps off at TBD (depending on the game time) - 8:00am (if 12:00pm game) or 10:30am (if 3:30pm game).

For any questions about the parade, please contact Blue Key at utoledohomecomingparade@gmail.com

Click on an image below to view pictures from previous parades:

Last Updated: 9/15/17