Stratford News Swan Parade postponed SHARE ON: Patrick Grapes, staff Wednesday, Mar. 26th, 2014 The swans won’t be marching next weekend. Swan Parade organizers have rescheduled the annual event to April 12th and 13th. The unrelenting winter weather is being blamed for the change of dates. Activities will be held all that weekend with the parade itself set for 2:00 p.m. on the Sunday.