Chatham, Massachusetts Fourth of July Independence Day Parade

Chatham’s Independence Day Parade is one of the oldest in the United States. It attracts over 20,000 spectators and showcases the pride of the community, its visitors and residents.

The Chatham Independence Day Parade starts July 4th at 9:30am.  Get to town early to find a spot from which to watch. We hope to see you there! 

Winners of the awards for the 2018 parade have been announced!

Award Winners for the 2018 Independence Day Parade

Use #hookedonchatham to post your parade photos on social media!  We would love to repost them and give you a shout out!


The theme for the 2018 parade is “Hooked on Chatham!”

For information about traffic, road closings, parking, and other day-of logistics, please click here.


As we plan the 2019 parade be sure to come back for more information and we will keep you posted through this web site with news and information to help you plan for another outstanding parade.


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