Prior RoboParades

2022- 2023 RoboParade

The 14th Annual RoboParade was held on Friday, May 12, 2023 at the Robofest World Championship event at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, MI.

2023 Parade theme was “Animation"


2023 RoboParade Rules (pdf) 

2023 RoboParade Judging Rubric

2023 RoboParade Test Parade Checklist 

Roboparade was not held from 2020-2022 due to the pandemic.

2018- 2019 RoboParade

The 13th Annual RoboParade was held on May 17, 2019 at the 20th Robofest World Championship event at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, MI.  The theme was "The Past, Present and Future of Transportation".  

2018-2019 RoboParade Judging Rules

2018-2019 RoboParade Judging Rubric

2018-2019 RoboParade Test Parade Checklist

2017-2018 RoboParade

The 12th Annual RoboParade was held on May 18, 2018 at the Robofest World Championship event at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, MI.  The theme was "A Celebration of World Culture".  

2017-2018 RoboParade Judging Rules

2017-2018 RoboParade Judging Rubric

2017-2018 RoboParade Test Parade Checklist


2016-2017 RoboParade

The 11th annual RoboParade was held on June 2, 2017 at Robofest World Championship event in St. Pete Beach, Florida. The theme of the event was tropical beach "Surf and Sand". 

2016-2017 RoboParade Judging Rules

2016-2017 RoboParade Judging Rubric



2015 - 10th Annual RoboParades

MI  RoboParade 2015 Schedule | List of Teams | The first RoboParade of the 2015-2016 season was held on Saturday, October 24, 2015 from at Macomb Community College Sports and Expo Center in Warren, Michigan.



The Florida RoboParade was held on November 14, 2015 at the St Petersburg Beach Recreation Center, 7701 Boca Ciega Drive, St. Pete Beach.  The event was hosted by the Computer Learning Center, 1438 Gulf to Bay Blvd, Clearwater. 2015 FL RoboParade Program | 2015 FL RoboParade Awards 

2014 - 9th Annual RoboParades

MI Halloween RoboParade 2014 Schedule | List of TeamsEssay Contest Rubric

Watch videos of VA, MI, and Thailand RoboParades:


Additional RoboParade was held at Cobo Center on Saturday, January 18, 2014 9am-3pm in conjunction with the North American International Auto Show.  Registration was limited to 15 teams. For a list of teams, view the program here.

2013 - 8th annual RoboParade

The Michigan RoboParade was held on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at Macomb Community College Expo Center in Warren, Michigan.  This event was held together with GRAF.

View the MI 2013 RoboParade Schedule for the day | Peoples Choice Award Judge flyer | RoboParade & GRAF Program | Camp flyer

In 2013 RoboParades were located in Thailand, Detroit and Warren, Michigan; Sugar Land,Texas; Roanoke, Virginia; and St. Petersburg, Florida. View the nationwide 2013 RoboParade flyer St. Petersburg, FL Parade, November 9, 2013 - Take a look at their program.

Watch 2013 RoboParade videos of Tailand, Michigan, and Texas


2012 - 7th annual RoboParade

Memorial Day 2013 RoboParade in Virginia

Macomb Community College on Nov 17, 2012, South Campus Expo Center, 14500 E. 12 Mile Road, Warren, MI USA 48088
Free technical workshop for registered teams was held on Sat. Oct 13th at LTU. 9-Noon and 1-4pm. Workshop materials can be found on this Tech Resources page under Lego NXT section.

Other resources: Introduction to RoboParade PPT | Tentative Program with Schedule | Qualifying Test Checklist | Team Flag Number | Concession Menu
Text Voting for People's Choice Awards was open to onsite spectators, live streaming video viewers, and recorded streaming video viewers. After the start of People's Choice Award Parade tentatively at 2:15pm, people sent Text messages using their cell phones to 248-230-2370. Text body was RoboParade Robot Flag number only. One vote was allowed per phone number. People might win a Raffle prize. Voting was closed at 3pm on Dec 5 and winners were announced during Robofest kick-off on Dec 5th, 2012. Here is the list of winners and voting results in PDF.

Detroit AutoShow RoboParade at COBO Center 1-19-13: Program

AutoShow Program including schedule and team list | Photo Album

2011 - 6th annual RoboParade

Macomb Community College Expo Center, Nov. 19, 2010


2011 RoboParade at Somerset Mall, Troy, MI

2010 - 5th annual RoboParade

2009 - 4th annual RoboParade

2008 - 3rd annual RoboParade

2007 - 2nd annual RoboParade

2006 - 1st annual RoboParade

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