Mark your calendars for the 80th Annual Oshkosh Jaycees Children’s Day Parade, a free event scheduled to take place on Sunday, August 12th. This year’s Candyland theme is sure to be a hit! Registration will begin at 1:00pm followed by float and costume judging at 1:30pm, then the parade start at 2:00pm (for the updated parade route due to construction, click here). All children that walk in the parade are eligible to win cash prizes, bikes, and other fun door prizes for the best floats/costumes.
For those interested in being in this year’s Children’s Day Parade, please read over the following parade rules:
- Children ages 16 and under can enter and participate in the parade for prizes.
- Parade participants are not required to use the theme to be awarded prizes.
- No bikes are allowed.
- No motorized vehicles are allowed, except those carrying celebrities (approved ahead of time).
- No parade entrants can advertise. Advertising is allowed at the end of the parade. Advertisers are not eligible for parade prizes.