Grinnell Chamber

Grinnell 4th of July Parade Registration

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Parade Begins:  5:00 p.m.

Lineup Begins: 3:30 p.m.

Entries will be placed as they arrive and categorized as best as possible.


NO Fee to participate. Questions - call the Chamber office at 641-236-6555 or email

Parade Route: 

Line up for the parade will begin at 3:30 pm on Thursday, July 4.  The parade will begin at 5 pm with streets closing at 4:30 pm. For line up, all entries should enter from High Street, where they will then be staged and lined up facing west on Hamilton Avenue. The parade will then start north on Broad Street through downtown (Central Park) to 10th Avenue, then east on 10th Avenue to Penrose Street (Ahrens Park) turning south until 7th Avenue & Penrose Street.  All entries will turn into the Bayer (Monsanto) parking lot and on through to Highway 6.  For safety reasons, the Bayer (Monsanto) parking lot is the parade drop off area and there is parking available for those needing to pick people up from the parade.


* denotes a required field.
Organization/Business (if applicable):  
First Name of Contact Person: *
Last Name of Contact Person: *
Address: *
E-mail: *
Float Description: *
Describe Float or Vehicle: (ie: semi truck, hayrack, car, people walking, animals, etc.) ***Reminder:A support vehicle is required for all walkers for safety reasons. Items must be distributed by walkers, not directly from the float (i.e. candy, giveaways, etc.). If you plan to have animals (dogs, horses, etc.) please email to determine details.  
Giveaways, Handouts, Trinkets: *
What do intend to hand out (candy, toys, flyers, etc.) during the parade. Pleas note, all items must be distributed by walkers and not thrown directly from a vehicle.  
Parade Policy Agreement (type name): *
I have read the Grinnell Area Chamber of Commerce Parade Guidelines and Policy and agree to abide by the rules listed in the policy.  
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