Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced the route and details for Wednesday’s parade to honor the players and coaches of Jackie Robinson West. A neighborhood rally at Jackie Robinson Park will begin at 9 a.m. and the parade will kick off at 10 am, traveling from the park to Millennium Park.
“The players and coaches of the Jackie Robinson West All Stars are the pride of Chicago,” said Mayor Emanuel. “They have electrified our city and rallied people from every neighborhood to come together and support these great kids. They have brought out the true spirit of Chicago and I am proud to honor our U.S. Champions with a well-earned Chicago celebration.”
A rally will be held at Jackie Robinson Park, located at 10540 South Morgan Park Street, at 9 am before the parade kicks off at 10 am.
The parade route is as follows:
Throughout the parade route, fans are encouraged to gather at one of the following locations to show their support to the team.
The parade will end with a rally at Millennium Park at approximately 11 am. No street closures are planned for the parade.