The 99th Annual Springfield Fourth of July Parade will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday July 4th in Springfield Center, NY. A celebration of small town America, the Springfield parade is one of the oldest Independence Day parades in the United States and is attended by approximately 4,000 people. The festivities following the parade feature Brooks barbequed chicken, home-made pie, live music, games, a quilt show, and much more. Come early for free parking at the Springfield Community Center on Rt. 29A, just off U.S. Route 20. Springfield is the place to be on the 4th of July! For more information look for Springfield 4th of July Parade and Celebration on Facebook, or email Springfield.July4@gmail.com.