CHICAGO (AP) — It’s a safe bet throngs of Chicago Cubs fans will turn out for a parade honoring the World Series champions.READ MORE: 1 Dead After Grand Prairie Police Chase Ends With Crash In Dallas
Friday’s celebration starts about 10 a.m. when the team leaves Wrigley Field. The parade is scheduled to start at 11 a.m., traveling along Michigan Avenue and then along Columbus Drive.
Officials expect the Cubs motorcade to arrive in Grant Park around noon for a rally.READ MORE: As Texas COVID-19 Hospitalizations Fall The State Death Toll Nears 44,000
In 2015, the city estimated 2 million people attended a parade and rally after the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup. It was the third time the Blackhawks won the Cup in six years.
The Cubs’ Game 7 victory in Cleveland breaks a 108-year drought. Fans have a lot of pent-up celebrating to do.MORE NEWS: Former Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Explains Why No Action Was Ever Taken Against Officer Bryan Riser, Now Charged With Capital Murder
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