Bucky on Parade: Statue to appear in Chicago parade

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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)--- Gemütlichkeit Bucky will be in the Thanksgiving Parade in Chicago said Bucky on Parade in a tweet.

You can watch for him on Thursday starting at 8:00 a.m. online at WGN TV .

Bucky on Parade was a free, public art event featuring Wisconsin’s most-loved mascot like you’ve never seen before. Local and regional artists spent the spring months decorating 85 life-size Bucky Badger statues. The community was able to see the statues from May 7 – Sept. 12. on the streets of Madison and other communities throughout Dane County.

Event proceeds benefit several local charities, including Garding Against Cancer, which supports cancer research in Wisconsin; and the Madison Area Sports Commission, which connects youth in need to financial resources to play sports.

Gemütlichkeit Bucky was sponsored by Travel Wisconsin.