Below is the line-up of this year's 4th of July Parade, from John F. Robinson, Parade Chairman and the Braintree July 4th Celebration Committee Inc.:
The Blessed Sacrament Golden Knights Alumni Drum & Bugle Corps, Newark, N.J.
The Crusaders Senior Drum & Bugle, Boston, Ma.
The Les Diplomates Drum & Bugle Corps, Quebec, Canada
The Marksmen Drum & Bugle Corps, Chicopee, Ma.
The New York Sunrisers Drum & Bugle Corps, Long Island, N.Y.
Drum Corps International Corps
The Cadets Drum & Bugle Corps, Allentown, Pa.
Defending D.C.I. Champions The Colts Drum & Bugle Corps, Dubuque, Ia.
The Teal Sound Drum & Bugle Corps, Jacksonville, Fl.
The 7th Regiment Drum & Bugle Corps, New London, Ct.
The Spartans Drum & Bugle Corps, Nashua, N.H.
The Crossmen Drum & Bugle Corps, San Antonio, Texas
The Boston Gaelic Fire Brigade Pipes & Drums, Boston, Ma.
The Brian Boru Pipe Band, E. Falmouth, Ma.
The Yankee Volunteers Fife & Drum Corps, Seekonk, Ma.
The Colum Cille Pipes & Drums, Sandwich, Ma
The 103 Electricians Pipes & Drums, Boston, Ma.
The St. Alfio's Band, Methuen, Ma.
The Hills Mills Comedy Clown Band, Fall River, Ma.
The Joseph Ferko Mummers String Band, Broomall, Pa.
The Northeast Italian Band, Methuen, Ma.
The Boston Windjammers Band, Woonsocket, R.I.
The Ancient Mariners, Pawcatuck, Ct.
The Free Men of The Sea, E. Hampton, Ct.
The Military Band Organ, Worcester, Ma.
The New Liberty Jazz Band, Billerica, Ma.
The U.S.S. Constitution Honor Guard, Charlestown, Ma.
The U.S. Navy Band Northeast, Newport, R.I. (Tentative)
The National Lancers, Framingham, Ma.
The Watertown Provincial Guard, Watertown, Ma.
The Paso Fino Horses, Marion, Ma.
The Hobby Knoll Stables Clydesdales & Carrage, Duxbury, Ma.
The Barnstable Barnburners Horses, Marston Mills, Ma.
The Hallimore Clydeadales, Holbrook, Ma.
Miss Massachusetts / Miss Teen Massachusetts
Float Prize Money
1st Place - $700, 2nd Place - $500, and 3rd Place, $300.
Drum & Bugle Corps exhibition at high school football field. Appr. 2 p.m. (three corps)