It began in a little schoolhouse in Ripon, Wisconsin, in 1854. A small group of dedicated abolitionists gathered to fight the expansion of slavery, and they gave birth to a Party dedicated to freedom and equal opportunity.
Check out our volunteers hard at work creating the best parade float this year. We gave the crowd something to “Oooooh” and “Ahhhh” about! Thank you to everyone who worked so hard to make it such a success.