Birthplace of Route 66 Festival Parade 2022

Nearly 700 cars, trucks, motorcycles and floats cruised down Historic Route 66 on Friday, Aug. 12 as part of the 10th Annual Birthplace of Route 66 Festival, presented by Aaron Sachs & Associates / Ozarks on Two Wheels. The parade is hosted by the City of Springfield, in conjunction with festival partners KY3/KSPR, Jack Stinson, and West Central Neighborhood Alliance. The 2022 Grand Marshal was former Mayor Pro Tem and current owner of the recently restored Rockwood Motor Court, Phyllis Ferguson. Want to join the festivities in 2023? Mark your calendar for Aug. 10-12, 2023!