Chicago, Illinois (June 26, 2015) – WGN Radio, official radio partner of the Chicago Blackhawks, confirmed it will host the NHL champions and the Stanley Cup on its float in the 46th Annual Chicago Pride Parade this Sunday, June 28.
WGN Radio will host Blackhawks representatives, Ice Crew and the Stanley Cup in the parade. WGN Radio’s float is tentatively number 17 in the lineup.
“We are so proud of our strong relationship with the Chicago Blackhawks, their achievements and are honored to help present the Stanley Cup to Chicago at the Pride Parade,” said Jackie Paulus, WGN Director of Marketing & Digital Innovation.
The Pride Parade winds through Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood and begins at noon. 2015 marks the second time the Blackhawks have let the trophy ride in the festivities.
In addition to the Stanley Cup on the float, listeners and parade viewers are invited to Instagram photos with #WGNRadioPride for the chance to win original Chicago Pride and Blackhawks Pride paintings by speed painter Elliott From of Artbeat Live. For details, visit wgnradio.com/pride.