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Parade Grand Marshals Announced

Downers Grove's Special Olympic Gold Medalists Anna Cavallo and Kari Winter have been selected as Grand Marshals for the 2019 Independence Day Parade. Anna and Kari competed in multiple events at the Special Olympics Illinois Summer Games held at Illinois State University in June.

 Anna won Gold in Balance Beam, Uneven Bars, and Vault. Kari took home the Gold in Uneven Bars and won Silver in Vault. Both are SEASPAR trained athletes. SEASPAR competitors earned a total of 25 medals including 17 Gold at this year's games.  

Be sure to join Grand Marshals Anna Cavallo and Kari Winter for the 2019 Independence Day Parade, which starts at 1:00 p.m. at Main and Grant Streets on July 4. See you there!