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Short North District, Starting at Goodale Park|120 W Goodale Blvd columbus, oh, Columbus, OH | Map

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From the Organizer

Since 1984 on July 4th, we've been Celebrating Liberty & Lunacy at the Annual Doo Dah Parade! You can too! Exercise your First Amendment right, through humor. Parade Line-up begins as at Noon on Park Street. Parade Steps Off @ 1 pm from corner of Buttles & Park St. Parade your stuff around Short North. Parade Route: From Line-Up On Park Street (heading north) To West On Buttles; To South On Dennison; To West On Collins; To North On Neil; To East On Second; To South On High; To End At Russell & High. Walkers Will Go Down Russell back to Park St, Cars Will Go Straight Down High Street. Watch...Bring a chair or blanket, Umbrella, Sunscreen, and Leave the water guns & water balloons & pets at home please. March...It's FREE to march in the Doo Dah Parade! No Pre-Registration Required. No blatant advertising and all politicians must wear a funny hat! UnOfficial Official Doo Dah Party at Goodale Park Gazebo 11 am - 8 pm. Free Live Music ALL DAY. Free Entry to All!