Festival of Lights Reverse Parade

Friday, Nov 27, 2020 at 6:00pm

Winterset City Park
E. South St and, S 9th St
Winterset, IA 50273

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Our lighted holiday parade is back in 2021, but with a COVID-19 pivot. Enjoy lighted displays, floats, and holiday fun in a drive-through format through the City Park Campground in Winterset City Park!

Parade float theme:" Holiday Jingles "

All clubs, businesses, churches, groups, and organizations are welcome to bring floats and entries. Parade float theme is "Holiday Jingles".

For parade entries:

- All entries must be lighted.
- Dedicated electric is available onsite; however power strips, cords, etc. are not provided.
- Parks and Recreation Dept. will provide firewood for campfires at each site; you bring the fire!
- Please, no live Santas on the floats as Santa will be positioned on a fire truck.
- Entry forms must be returned by Friday, November 20 at 5:00 pm.  Site assignments will be announced Tuesday, November 24.
- Displays may be set up as early as Friday, November 27 at 8:00 am.
- Entries and displays must be set up and ready by 5:30 pm.  Judging begins at 5:45 pm.
- Judging categories include Best Entry by a Business, Best Entry by a Club, and Best Use of Theme

To download and print a parade entry form, click here!

Location: City Park Campground in Winterset City Park. Enter from E. Court Avenue

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