Spokane Lilac Festival’s Torchlight Military Parade celebrates 80th year

Spokane Lilac Festival’s Torchlight Military Parade celebrates 80th year
Spokane Lilac Festival
Credit: Spokane Lilac Festival Facebook page

The largest Torchlight Military Parade in the nation takes place in the streets of downtown Spokane.

The 80th annual Torchlight Military Parade at the Spokane Lilac Festival will be held this Saturday, May 19, at 7:45 p.m. in downtown Spokane.

The parade will feature bands, floats, military and equestrian groups, drill teams and dancer, cars, and more. Brigadier General Rhonda Cornum will serve as the 2018 Grand Parade Marshal. 2018 National Teacher of the Year, Mandy Manning, will serve as Honorary Grand Parade Marshal.

The parade route can be found below.

Spokane Lilac Festival’s Torchlight Military Parade celebrates 80th year

Updates on the parade can be found on the Spokane Lilac Festival’s Facebook page.