Red Skelton Festival

Saturday, Jul 18, 2020 at 10:00am

Red Skeleton Museum Of American Comedy
20 W Red Skelton Blvd,
Vincennes, IN 47591

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Join us for the 15th Annual Red Skelton Festival

Clowns, friends and fans are joining together to pay tribute to America’s most beloved clown, Red Skelton.Red’s hometown plays host for this fun festival andone of the biggest clown parades in the Midwest. The parade starts at 11:00am with a line up time of 10:30am, on Saturday.The parade will line-upon 5thSt. between Buntin and Broadway. Parade will proceed to Main St. and go from 5thto 2nd on Main then turn North on 2nd St. and proceed to Red Skelton Blvd. Parade participants may request transportation from the Red Skelton Museum to the line-up area beginning at 10:15 AM on Saturday.

Parade Clown Festival “extras”

“Clowns Only” rest area in the “Green Room” of the performing arts center with drinks and light snacks
Large dressing area with lighted mirrors and showers available for all clowns on Saturday
Opportunity for clowns to perform on stage or entertain the kids in the crowd after the parade
One free night in the Vincennes University dorms (either Friday or Saturday night)
Reasonable rate of just $19/night for additional nights
Free Museum admission and commemorative button for parade participants

Click Here for Parade Registration

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