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40th Hampden Children’s Day Parade entries needed

Community Author: Shelley Abbott
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HAMPDEN — The 40th annual Hampden Children’s Day Parade will be held 11 a.m.-noon Saturday, Aug. 10, on Main Road.

The 2019 Hampden Children’s Day theme is “Celebrate Hampden”. This year we are also celebrating the 225th Incorporation of the Town of Hampden.

The Hampden Children’s Day Committee is looking for parade entries to include public safety vehicles, musical units, antique/classic cars, performing units, non profits, commercial units, and live animals with clean up crews. Parade information and parade entry form can be downloaded at

The parade will begin at 11 a.m. and travel from the Reeds Brook Middle School drive, up Main Road to the corner of Western Avenue, and out Western Avenue, ending at the Hampden Academy entrance and corner of Route 202.

For information contact Shelley Abbott, parade chair at 207-862-6451 or