By Jueseppi B.
Reports also indicate Obama will attend the VIP breakfast the morning of the parade.
This will be 83rd Bud Billiken Day Parade, and the first time President Obama has marched since he took office in 2009.
The Bud Billiken Parade and Picnic dates back to 1929, as a means for Defender founder Robert Sengstacke Abbott to honor the youth who delivered the newspaper.
This year’s Bud Billiken Parade is set for Aug. 11.
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