2022 Labor Day parades and festivities

THE ST. LOUIS LABOR COUNCIL LABOR DAY PARADE will be held in downtown St. Louis on Monday, Sept. 5. The parade will step off at 9 a.m. on Olive Blvd. at 15th Street. – Labor Tribune file photo

The St. Louis Labor Council Labor Day Parade will be held in downtown St. Louis on Monday, Sept. 5.

Groups will start forming at 7 a.m. on Olive Boulevard between Jefferson and 15th streets.

The parade will step off at 9 a.m. at Olive Boulevard and 15th Street led by Musicians Local 2-197, Grand Marshall, Color Guard, United Way, Clergy, Police and Fire Chiefs, Mayor and County Executive and follow a route east on Olive Boulevard to Tucker Boulevard, south on Tucker Boulevard to Market Street and west on Market to 15th Street.

• The Southwestern Illinois Central Labor Council parade in downtown Belleville, will step off at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 5 in the fourth block of South 1st St., and end at Hough Park with the annual Picnic. The parade and picnic are open to union members and their families. Food, beverages, rides and games for kids are available.

• The 42nd Annual Tri-City Labor Day Parade and Picnic will step off at 10 a.m. on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 5. Parade assembly will begin at 8 a.m. in downtown Granite City on State Street between Niedringhaus and 18th Street. The parade will end Wilson Park with a Union Family and Friends Picnic including music, speeches, children’s games, food and refreshments.

The Federation asks that affiliated locals consider a donation to help offset the costs of the events at $1 per member or whatever the local can afford.

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