Paragon Homecoming Parade Route The Parade begins at 11:00 a.m. sharp. Line up and late registration is at 9:00 a.m. at the water tower. Parade participants may park at Paragon Elementary. The parade begins at the Water Tower and then turns east onto Church Street, south on Smith Lane, west on Harrison Street, south on Border Street, west on Union Street, and ends back at the water tower. Parade announcer will be in front of the Homecoming Office (old Paragon State Bank) on Union Street.