Enter Your Float in the Independence Day Celebration Parade!

The City of Sioux Falls is seeking entrants for the Independence Day Celebration Parade to help celebrate our nation’s birthday. Local businesses, civic organizations, military groups, marching bands, clubs, and others are encouraged to participate. Online registration closes at 5 p.m. on Monday, June 25, 2018. Walk-up entries will be taken the day of the event.

Parade entry check-in is at the intersection of Main Avenue and Tenth Street beginning at 8:15 a.m., and the parade starts at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 4. A free picnic at Falls Park will take place at 11 a.m. Last year’s parade was a huge success with nearly 90 entries and a crowd of more than 5,000 people.

Children are invited to decorate their bicycles and participate in the event. Lineup for child entrants begins at 9:30 a.m. near the parking ramp at 13th Street and Main Avenue. No preregistration is necessary for kids’ entries.

Parade entrant registration and other event information is available at www.siouxfalls.org/july4.