The Joseph Holt Grand Parade

Do you want to come on the Grand Parade?

On Sunday June 24th 2018, the Joseph Holt Grand Parade will be making its way through the streets of Prestwich.  Starting 1 hour earlier this year, the parade will start outside of Pados House, Rectory Lane at 12pm, the procession weaves its way through Prestwich, returning to St Mary's field at approximately 1.30pm. 

For more detail in how to get involved in the Parade as an organisation, or a volunteer, please fill in the form on the contact us page or email interest to

2018 participants are:

GMP Horses
Oldham Scottish Pipe Band
Manchester Taiwanese Association
Manchester School of Samba
JSTAR Academy
Miss Lancashire
Carnival Royalty
1st Lancs Mowhawks
Roach Valley Radio
Carolina’s Jazz Bands
Imagination Station
Village Optician
Bloco Ash Samba Band
Dance Studio 1
Prestwich Arts College
TRU Majorettes
Funtastic Playcentre
GMP Brass Band
Fianna Rhadraig Irish Pipe Band
Irish Dancers
British Army
Super Josh
Sparkles Academy of Performing Arts
Vintage Vehicles
Gt. Manchester Fire & Rescue Service
And many more...