59th Annual Cornfest Parade
Theme: "loyal has a heart of gold"
Date: Sunday August 27th
Time: 12:30 start time
Best Marching Service: Neillsville Legion
Best High School marching band: Greenwood High school
Best youth float: Peyton Rueth
Corniest Award: Gals With Groove
Great Corn Award: Library
Service award: Beaver Center/Jolly Workers
best of parade: Chili Corners
Parade Registration Form
Parade Registration: Enter off of Hwy 98 ( South St) onto Helm St.
Registration table at the drive way to the High School.
Parade line up is on Central St. to Division St, around the corner to South St. which will lead the parade North down Main Street.
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 Highway 98 and Main 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 High School Concession Stand on Central Street. All units should approach from Hwy 98 (by the tennis courts). Watch for signs to guide you.