Good Neighbor Festival Parade

Registration is now open for the 2021 Good Neighbor Festival Parade! The parade begins at Noon on Sunday, August 29. See the map below for our route.

Parade entries are welcome from businesses, organizations, teams, clubs…you name it! Click the button below to be taken to our registration portal.


Entry fees are $200 per for-profit business unit. Non-profit and educational organizations do not pay entry fees.

Thanks to everyone who made the 2019 Good Neighbor Festival Parade great! See our Facebook page to see photos of most 2019 units. We are excited to return in 2021!

Awards will be a part of the 2021 parade, recognizing entries for overall entertainment value, and representation of the 2021 theme, All Together Now! Categories include:

  • Best Overall
  • Best Business
  • Best Community/Non-Profit
  • Best Entertainment
  • Best Youth Group

Parade Details

The route begins on University Avenue and Maple Street, turning North on Parmenter Street and ending at the Festival Grounds at Firemen’s Park. The total length of the route is 1.5 miles.

Please contact gnfparade@gmail.com for any questions about the parade!

The Good Neighbor Festival is a community celebration in Middleton, WI, held the last weekend of August since 1964.