The parade is commencing at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, September 2nd.


Registration is now open. There will be no on-site registration. The size of the parade is limited, and due to the number of applications we receive, we may not be able to accept late or incomplete applications. All applicants will be contacted to confirm their participation in the parade.

All Entries will receive an emailed package just prior to the parade, containing specific form-up details, your line-up number as well as the entire line-up list, to facilitate for the form up process.

Form up Area:


Please Note:
Blue areas - Spectators Parking Areas
Red areas - Formup and Parking for Parade Participants only
Red Area - For Trailers: Area to be confirmed, we may be changing location

Red Area behind Mark’s -Reserved for shopping complex customer parking
Yellow areas - Canadian Tire parking will remain open to vehicles/trucks. (no entry/exit until barricades are removed)
Save On Foods will be closed off until barricades are removed to allow access.


Livestock is permitted on the site, however you must clean up prior to your departure. Bins will be placed throughout the site for manure, etc.  Remember to bring water for your animals.

Form up to start

Monday AM – Parade Day

 6:30  Form Up area

      7:00 Coffee, water and light snacks available for volunteers &

      8:15 Barricades go up - roads closing

     9:00 Form up area closes – all entries must be in the form up area

     9:00 Pre-parade entertainment starts

    10:00 Parade starts

     4:00 pm Site must be vacated by all participants, livestock and 

Mailing address: Cochrane Labour Day Parade, Box 824, Cochrane, AB T4C 1A9
Fax for applications and proof of insurance: 403-932-5733

Attn: Cochrane Labour Day Parade Email:

If you have questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.