Good Neighbor Festival Parade

Parade Details

The Good Neighbor Festival Parade will be held on Sunday, August 25, 2019 at Noon, led by 2019 Parade Marshal Michael Leckrone!  The parade begins on University Avenue, turning North on Parmenter Street and ending at the Festival Grounds at Firemen’s Park.

Registration is now open!  Accepting registrations through July 31, 2019.   There is an entry fee of $200 for business entries to offset costs of the parade.

Please contact [email protected] for any questions about registration, the parade in general or volunteer and sponsorship opportunities!

Awards

Once again, an esteemed panel of judges will choose the best entry in the following categories: Best Overall, Best Business, Best Community/Non-Profit, Best Entertainment and Best Youth Activity.  Parade-goers will also have the chance to vote for the People’s Choice!  

Our panel of judges will assess each entry according to the following criteria:

  • Effort: adherence to the rules, theme, organization and planning 
  • Theme: adherence to the Festival theme, effective presentation of theme
  • Appearance and Originality: style, presentation, overall appearance, audience response and originality
  • Participation: enthusiasm from members of the group, community spirit

The 2019 Good Neighbor Festival is August 23-25, 2019 at Firemen's Park in Middleton, WI!