This parade features more than 200 floats and marching bands.
Parade kicks off at noon; at 10 is the dyeing of the Chicago River.
The dyeing can be best viewed from the East side of the Michigan
Avenue bridge, the West side of the Columbus Drive bridge or upper
and lower Wacker Drive between Michigan Avenue and Columbus
Drive. The parade starts at Balbo and Columbus. The parade
units will proceed north on Columbus Drive and the viewing stand
will be located in front of Buckingham Fountain.