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CMU Alumni at America's Thanksgiving Parade® presented by Gardner White

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Bring your family to enjoy the 96th Annual America's Thanksgiving Parade® presented by Gardner White with Central Michigan University alumni and friends! Your registration includes exclusive grandstand parade seating on Woodward Avenue with alumni and friends, an all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet, and access to the CMU Detroit Office with private restrooms.
Breakfast includes chicken and waffles with maple sriracha syrup, scrambled eggs with goat cheese and tomatoes, lyonnaise potatoes, bacon, sausage links, assorted pastries, and fresh fruit. We would like to give a special thank you to the Mount Pleasant Convention & Visitors Bureau for sponsoring breakfast by Kristina’s Catering.

Thursday, November 24
8:30 a.m. | Pre-Parade Social
10:00 a.m. | Parade
Pre-Parade social:
CMU Detroit Office 
777 Woodward Ave 
Detroit, MI  48226
CMU Parade Grandstand:
Woodward and Michigan Ave.
Located directly North of the CMU Detroit Office on Woodward. Look for the CMU flags! 
$75 | person
$50 | Children 12 & Under 
Gold members will receive $10.00 off their total registration.
Hotel Accommodations:
We have secured a limited number of rooms at The Westin Book Cadillac Detroit located at 1114 Washington Boulevard, Detroit, MI 48226. These rooms will be available at a discounted rate of $249.00++ per night. Book your group rate for Central Michigan University Alumni or call Marriott Reservations at (313) 442-1600 and identify yourself as part of the Central Michigan University Alumni group staying at the Westin Book Cadillac Detroit.
Make reservations by Thursday, October 27, 5 p.m. EST to receive this special rate.
March with the CMU Float:
CMU is seeking students, faculty, staff and alumni interested in participating in the parade alongside the CMU float. Participants must be available the morning of November 24, have the ability to follow the float for at least three miles outdoors, and stand for an extended period of time. Participants must be 16 years or older. 

Those interested in participating must submit an application by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, September 16. CMU will select 30 marchers, two banner carriers, and six alternates.

Cancelation Policy:
All registration sales are final. 
Date: -
Time: -
Location: 777 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, Michigan
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Contact: Alumni Relations Alumni Relations 989-774-3312
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