When is the Chicago Cubs World Series championship parade?

By SI Wire
November 03, 2016

The Chicago Cubs won the 2016 World Series with 8–7 win over the Cleveland Indians in Game 7 on Thursday morning and plans are already underway for the championship parade.

The Cubs ended a 108-year drought to win their first World Series since 1908. The team overcame a 3–1 series deficit by winning Game 5 at Wrigley Field and Games 6 and 7 at Progressive Field.

Team chairman and owner Tom Ricketts was asked about the Cubs' celebration plans in Chicago and when a parade would be scheduled for.

"I have no idea, either Friday or Monday, I imagine." Ricketts said.

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Here are the details:

Date: Friday, Nov. 4
Time: Noon ET
Schedule: Parade begins at Wrigley Field and will make its way down Michigan Avenue and Columbus Drive to Grant Park.


The Indians blew a 3–1 series lead to the Cubs and now have the longest drought without a championship.

They last won the World Series in 1948.

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