Parade celebrates Polish Constitution Day

May 7, 2011 5:46:14 AM PDT
The 120th Polish Constitution Day Parade kicks off in Grant Park Saturday.

The parade celebrates the anniversary of the ratification of the Polish Constitution in May 1791 and is the largest of its kind outside of Poland.

Organizers said they expected 250,000 people along the parade route.

ABC7 Chicago is a sponsor of the parade, which was scheduled to begin at 11:30 a.m. at Columbus Drive and Balbo in front of Buckingham Fountain.