Tag: Historic Park Street Neighborhood

The starter gave the countdown and the runners departed down Park Street at the start of the Firecracker 5-K, 2018. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

The Park Street Parade Starts with a Race to the Courthouse

Approximately 180-runners tripped the starting clock on the 2018 edition of the Firecracker 5K Fun Run on Park Street. The run was rained out for the last two years according to those on the street. The runners ran east on Park to the old trolley turn around then west on […]

The three year old started strong out the gate but Dad was there to finish the Fun Run. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Park Street Kid’s Run

The annual Park Street Festivities always starts with a Kid’s Fun Run prior to the Firecracker 5K taking off for the race to Courthouse Square. For those waiting on the 5-K run, there was hot pancakes, sausage and the fixings at Park Street Baptist Church. About thirty-five kids from three […]

Parade Lineup

July 4th Parade Route Official

However, If you driving in the parade you’ll need to know where to park. If you are driving an antique vehicle, the staging area is at Family Fellowship on Division Street.                 All other motorized vehicles will need to park across Division Street, at […]

The Hunt County Sheriff's Color Guard rounds the corner at Park and Johnson Street. Image by Jim Satterwhite 2017.

Old Fashioned Parade

The Park Street Historical Association will host the 26th Annual Park Street Parade. Long time promoters and supporters of the Park Street Neighborhood, Ray and Andrew Howell, will be the Grand Marshalls. The Greenville Police Department Honor Guard will carry the national colors as they lead the parade. Bands, color […]

Bob had his "dancing slippers" on as he pranced down Park Street two years ago. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

The Park Street Parade Scheduled

It is beginning to look a lot like Christmas on Park Street in Greenville.  Homes are lighted in anticipation of winning the GEUS Decoration Award.  Carriage, wagon and buggy rides will once again be available for two weekends starting on Friday December 8th and the 15th.  Hot chocolate, cakes and […]