From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. As the Fremont Arts Council states:. On January 29,Solid Ground announced that it is turning over ownership of the fair to the Fremont Chamber of Commerce. The Fremont Solstice Pageanta large-scale community play using over a hundred actors, musicians and giant puppets, was performed following the parade from to at the end of the parade route at Gas Works Park. It is also widely known for the body-painted Solstice Cyclistswho strip down before the parade and paint their bodiesunofficially starting the event each year.
The parade is famous for its style and flair, political humor, energetic ensembles, and creative floats.
Fremont Solstice Parade 2018 (caution - contains nudity)
The Solstice Parade was founded in by Barbara Luecke and Peter Toms, and quickly grew to thousands of participants and tens of thousands of spectators. The event distinguishes itself from other mainstream parades with its unusual rules restricting printed words and motor vehicles. It is a Mardi Gras styled, entirely human powered event that is distinguished from mainstream public parades by its unusual rules. Inthe Solstice Cyclists were estimated at over individuals by Peter Toms, parade co-founder, following the event. Views Read Edit View history.