On behalf of the St. Joseph Lions Club, we thank all participants for making this year's parade another great celebration!

2019 Parade Program

2019 Pre-Parade Photos

Congratulations to the following parade prize winners for 2019:

Wow! Extreme!!

  1. Andy's Towing
  2. Rocktoberfest

Cool Youth

  1. St. Joseph Catholic School
  2. Ringsmuth Riders Unicycle Team

4th of July Theme

  1. American Legion 100 Years
  2. St. Joseph Knights of Columbus

Honorable Mentions

  1. St. Joseph Cub Scouts
  2. Notsch's Belgians
  3. St. Joseph Legion 100th Birthday

Best-Dressed Business

  1. Woods Farmer Seed and Nursery
  2. Marcus Parkwood Theatre

Classy Vehicles

  1. Rock on Trucks Veteran Tribute
  2. Freedom Flight, Inc.


  1. Plafcan Ponies
  2. Shady Oaks Ranch Draft Hitch

If you have questions about the parade, please contact the Parade Chairs:

Lions Ken and Mary Stommes: 493-8331

Lions Joe and Joanne Bechtold: 363-4483

View photos from past parades.

Parade Co-Chairs Joe and Joanne Bechtold and Mary and Ken Stommes

History of the 4th of July Parade

Click here to read about the history of the St. Joseph 4th of July parade.

July 3rd Concert and July 3rd and 4th Festival Information

Visit JoeTownRocks for a complete schedule of bands and other activities taking place on July 3rd and 4th.

Parade Line-Up: 8:30 am; Parade Start: 10 am

Parade line-up order is determined primarily by the date we receive your registration form.
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