08/30/2013 - The 2013 Greentree Festival will be held on the grounds of Kirkwood Park on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 13, 14 and 15.
The theme for the festival and parade is "Wild Wild West." The parade kicks off at Kirkwood High School, 801 W. Essex, on Saturday, Sept. 14, at 10 a.m. It will wind its way through historic downtown Kirkwood and end up at Kirkwood Park.
Kirkwood's Chief Administrative Officer Mike Brown will serve as this year's Greentree Parade Grand Marshal. Dave White, former Kirkwood Parks and Recreation director, is this year's master of ceremonies and announcer for the parade.
The week prior to the festival, Party in the Park, a family event, will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Lions' Pavilion in Kirkwood Park.