Dearborn’s three high schools are all planning Homecoming parades in October, and spectators are welcome to attend.
Edsel Ford and Dearborn High’s parades are both slated for Friday, Oct. 5 starting at 4 p.m.
Edsel’s parade will leave the staff parking lot behind the school at 20601 Rotunda and travel down Pelham Road west to Westminster Court, north on Audette down to Rotunda (Village Road) and then back to the student parking lot. Spectators are encouraged to line Audette to see the parade. That night the Edsel Ford Thunderbirds will take on the Melvindale Cardinals in football starting at 7 p.m.
The DHS parade will leave from the student parking lot across the street from the high school, which is at 19501 Outer Drive. The parade will travel north on South York, left on Fordson to South Highland, north to Marshall, east on Marshall onto South York and back to Outer Drive. At 7 p.m., the Dearborn High Pioneers will take on John Glenn High School from Westland.
Fordson High School’s parade is Oct. 12 starting at 4:30 p.m. Fordson sits at 13800 Ford Road. The parade will travel along Alber and Neckel streets and end up on Horger. That night at 7 p.m. the Fordson Tractors will take on the Dearborn High Pioneers in football.
The parades will feature marching bands, Homecoming courts, floats and student groups.