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Cochrane Labour Day Parade

Monday, September 5, 2022

We are now accepting parade entry registrations!
Register your float entry here!

Parade Route Map

Barricades go up at 8:00 am.
Pre-parade Entertainment starts at 9:00 am.
Parade starts at 10:00 am Sharp!

Detours (in effect from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm (approx) on September 5th)

East end access:  Take Center Ave South, turn east on Powell St.   1st Street E is open from Center Ave for full access to the East End.  There is NO ACCESS to the railway crossing on River Ave. 

For access to areas south of the railway: please take Hwy 22 to Griffin Road.  All other access points are restricted, no exceptions.

From Hwy 1A to Lions Rodeo Grounds:Take Hwy 1A to Hwy 22 to Griffin Road W.  Turn North on 5th Ave.  Parking available at the Shoppers, McDonald and Lions Parking lot areas.

5th Ave is closed between Railway Street and 1st St.  No access to the railway crossing on 5th Ave.

East bound traffic on Hwy 1A exiting 1st W coming into Cochrane, will have access to businesses on the west side of 5th Ave only.  The only exit will be between Shell and Thai Onzon for access to Hwy 1A.

Both level railway crossings are closed; ALL access south of the railway needs to be from Hwy 22 and Griffin Rd

What is staying open:

  • Griffin Rd will remain open for access to the Sports Centre.

  • No traffic restrictions south of Griffin Rd.

  • Access is provided for the Staples, Sports Chek, Canadian Tire, SaveOn Food and all businesses surrounding. Access is available from Charlesworth Ave through to the back of Canadian Tire as all side streets will be closed. Follow detour signs.


  • For areas north of the railway track, parking available on streets and businesses north of 1st Street.

  • Parking at Shoppers, Starbucks, McDonalds, No Frills etc.

  • North of Griffin Rd, Walmart, Canadian Tire. 

Do not move barricades at any time.  Volunteers have been assigned this task.

Parade Sponsors

We are thankful for the financial help our sponsors have provided

In-Kind Sponsors