This past Sunday night had to be one of the more exciting night’s in Dallas’ history. Getting sweet vindication in Miami was more than any loyal, longsuffering Mavs fan could’ve ever hoped for. Want to help the team celebrate? Want to party with possibly hundreds of thousands of other Mavs Maniacs? The details for the parade are below (from press release)…
When: Thursday, June 16, 10 a.m.
Where: Parade will start at Dallas Convention Center
More Info: The Dallas Mavericks and the City of Dallas will host the Mavs Championship Celebration on Thursday, June 16 at 10 a.m. The parade will feature Mavs owner Mark Cuban, founding owner Don Carter, Mavs President of Basketball Operations Donnie Nelson, Mavs President/CEO Terdema Ussery, Head Coach Rick Carlisle and all of the 2011 NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks players, coaches, support staff and their families. Also taking part in the celebration will be the Budweiser Clydesdales, which have been an American Institution for over 75 years.
The parade will start at the Dallas Convention Center at the intersection of Griffin and Young Streets and head west on Young Street, turning north onto Houston Street, west on Continental and north onto Victory Ave., ending at the corner of Victory Ave. and Olive Street. Click here for map.
Fans may line up on the sidewalks behind the barricades starting at 7 a.m. All streets along the parade route will close at 8 a.m. Fans should bring plenty of water with them and wear sunscreen. DART Light Rail and Buses will be in service for fans.
The Mavs Fan Shop at American Airlines Center will also be open.
At the conclusion of the parade, a special season ticket holder-only event will be held inside American Airlines Center. The event will be broadcast on the HD big-screen TV on the AT&T Plaza
FOX Sports Southwest will broadcast the parade live. Additional coverage will be on ESPN Radio 103.3 FM.
At noon CT on FOX Sports Southwest, “Mavs Live Championship Celebration” coverage will shift to KDFW FOX 4 in Dallas-Fort Worth and FOX Sports Southwest Plus for a special season ticket holder-only event that will be held inside American Airlines Center.
Fans can go to mavs.com for more Championship Celebration information.