The City of Fort Collins Parks and Recreation Departments are now accepting entries for the 4th of July Parade. The parade will take place on Thursday, July 4 starting at 9:30 AM. The parade will travel from City Park to Old Town on Mountain Avenue. The parade will feature the Fort Collins Police Department as they celebrate their 100th anniversary this year. Prizes will be awarded to the best entries. Organizations or businesses interested in participating in the parade can visit http://www.fcgov.com/july4th to register or call 970.221.6875. Deadline for parade entry registration is June 14.