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)
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
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
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
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
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
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
2011 - 6th annual RoboParade
Macomb Community College Expo Center, Nov. 19, 2010
There is another great opportunity for everyone who brings food cans to give back to the community and those in need this holiday season. We will build the Renaissance Center along the parade route with cans. The cans will be donated to Gleaners food bank through Lawrence Tech's Food Fight program. Please bring food cans either on Friday 5pm-8pm or Sat 9am-11am. 14.5 ~15.5 oz size cans are recommended to bring.
Everyone is invited to be judges to select four People's Choice Awards. Spectator Judges will enter raffle prize drawings automatically.
The parade will be web broadcasted. To watch the video stream, go to http://www.ustream.tv/channel/roboparade2011.
Free RoboParade specific NXT-G workshop for registered teams was held on Sat. Oct. 29, 9am-Noon and 1pm-4pm. Download Workshop PPT and Sample Programs in a zip file.
2011 RoboParade at Somerset Mall, Troy, MI
2010 - 5th annual RoboParade
Additional Parade at COBO Hall Jan 2011
2009 - 4th annual RoboParade
2008 - 3rd annual RoboParade