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Posted on: June 3, 2019

Brockstrong Foundation announced as 2019 Canal Winchester Labor Day Parade Marshal


CANAL WINCHESTER – Organizers of the 99th Annual Canal Winchester Labor Day Festival are pleased to announce that local charity, the Brockstrong Foundation, will be honored as Parade Grand Marshal for the 2019 Canal Winchester Labor Day Parade.  The parade, themed “Heroes,” is scheduled to begin in downtown Canal Winchester on Monday, September 2nd at 1:00 p.m.

“Every year, our Labor Day Committee nominates and votes for deserving candidates to be the Parade Grand Marshal.  This year, we chose to honor a local charity that connects with the community by serving others and reminding us that each and every day is a gift.  The Canal Winchester Labor Day committee recognizes them for their great work,” said Mayor Michael Ebert. “We’re pleased to recognize this deserving organization as this year’s Labor Day Parade Grand Marshal.”

Labor Day Festival activities kick off on Saturday, August 31st and continue through Monday, September 2nd.  In addition to the Labor Day Parade, festival attractions will include live entertainment, a car show, ice cream social, midway rides, and more!  For the latest festival information, visit

Festival Hours:   Saturday 12:00 P.M.–11:00 P.M.

                              Sunday 10:30 A.M.–11:00 P.M.

                              Monday 10:30 A.M.–6:00 P.M.

The BrockStrong Foundation is a nonprofit organization created in August of 2015 by the family of Brock Johnson to continue his legacy by showing compassion and kindness to the community, investing in youth and spreading random acts of kindness through everyone involved.

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