59th Annual Cornfest Parade
Theme: "loyal has a heart of gold"
Date: Sunday August 27th
Time: 12:30 start time
Due to road construction the parade route has been adjusted. Please follow registration directions and parking restrictions.
Paper Parade Registration Form
Click here for ONLINE PARADE REGISTRATION FORM
Parade Registration: Loyal Elementary Parking Lot
Parade floats will line up on N. Thomas St. and N West St. on both sides of the street facing towards the south. You will proceed to W. Central St and take a left and follow that to Main St. which will lead the parade North down Main Street.
Over sized floats will line up on W. Central St. Starting at the intersection of Thomas and Central. Parade official will be at that intersection to guide all floats onto the route.
Parade completion is Madison St (block past Citizens State Bank), all entries will be directed down Division St. when done.
Corn Festival Parade FAQ’s
Where is the parade route?
The parade steps off at the corner of Central and West St Street. It proceeds north on Main Street ,
where it turns west on Madison Street. It ends at St. Anthony’s Church.
How long is the parade route?
The parade route is approximately 1/2 mile long.
When can we get our number?
Numbers will be given out at the parade check in booth on parade day. Numbers are not given out prior to parade day.
Why can’t we get our number before parade day?
The parade lineup changes every day, right up until step‐off time. To avoid problems and more
confusion, we do not allow you to get your number early.
I have a large group, how do we pick up our number?
We recommend setting a meeting place (a specific corner, for example) for everyone to meet. You
should then send one person to pick up your number and then proceed to your assigned spot.
Where do we park?
Parking is available on all city streets, exception is Main Street during the parade. We suggest you come early to get a good spot.
How long does the parade last?
The parade is normally 1 to 1 ½ hours in duration.
Where can I drop off my child?
You can contact your group for their designated meeting spot. Anyone can ask for their unit number at the parade check in booth, and there will be several parade workers available to direct you to your space.
The parade check in booth is located at the Loyal Elementary School Parking lot.
All units will need to approach from Hwy 98/ E Elm Dr and turn left on Gwinn St. then take right on to W. Mill Street. Watch for signs to guide you!