Saturday, September 28th, 2002
12 Noon

Parade Booklet Cover

Sponsored by:

Steuben Day Observance Association of Philadelphia & Vicinity, Inc.

Honorary Chairman: The Honorable John F. Street
Mayor of Philadelphia

President and General Chairman: Al Taubenberger

Honorary Presidents: Hans J. Beyer and Bruno Karnas

Grand Marshal:
Major General Karol A. Kennedy
99th Regional Support Command Commanding General

Major General Karol A. Kennedy is in command of the 99th Regional Support Command in Oakdale, Pennsylvania. The 99th has more than 25,000 soldiers serving in more than 190 units. The 99th spans five states: Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, West Virginia, Virginia and the District of Columbia. Major General Kennedy has served in Germany in many capacities during her career in the United States Army.

Parade Route:

  • Formation will be at 20th Street & Benjamin Franklin Parkway, extending towards the Philadelphia Art Museum.
  • The Parade will begin by marching south on 20th Street to John F. Kennedy Boulevard.
  • Turn east onto John F. Kennedy Boulevard to 16th Street.
  • Turn north onto 16th Street to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
  • Turn northwest onto the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, towards the Philadelphia Art Museum and the Reviewing Stand at Logan Circle.

The Reviewing Stand will be at Logan Circle with the end of the Parade at 22nd and the Parkway.

Associated Festivities:

Participating Groups:


Directions to the Parade:

From the North:

From the South:

From the East:

From the West:

Lufthansa is this year's official airline of the Steuben Day Observance Association of Philadelphia and Vicinity.


Last update: 04/16/2011