ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Thousands of St. Louisans lined Market Street in downtown St. Louis for the annual Annie Malone May Day Parade. Sunday’s parade was the 92nd year of the event that draws bands, schools, civic organizations, and politicians from the community.
A large contingent of FOX2 and News11 personalities were on hand for the parade.
Among them, Shawdrea Thomas, Angie Mock, Melanie Moon, Bonita Cornute and Elliot Davis and some of our behind the scenes people participated in the parade.
The Gateway City Corvette Club provided car for the FOX2/News11 staff to ride in the parade.
The May Day parade is the largest fundraiser of the year from the Annie Malone Children’s Home that takes care of needy kids in the St. Louis area.