Grande Parade

Come One Come All ~ We will all have a Grand Old Time on Main Street



The Aquafest Grand Parade is an Aquafest Favorite!

One of the largest summer parades in the Pacific Northwest. 

You are sure to enjoy your Saturday at Aquafest. The Grande Parade begins at 1pm, and is sure to be good, old fashioned, home town fun.

Registration is online and is quick and easy. Hit the register button above! Registration opens on June 1st and closes on July 19th at 8PM. There are no registrations the day of the parade.

Parade entries will start to form up on Hartford Road at 10a.m. on the 30th of July north east of the fire station. Check in is at the tent on 125th Ave NE and 18th ST by the Beverage Garden.

The Parade will start promptly at 1:00 p.m. ! Don't be late!

Each judged entry will be allowed 3 minutes in front of the judges to perform.

There will be Route Rebels that will show you when to advance and when to stop and wait. Please follow their directions promptly.

You will receive A liability waiver form in your email. All children and adults MUST have a signed waiver liability for in order to participate. The adults in charge of the group will sign on behalf of the group, regardless of the ages of the participants (including minors). It is the responsibility of the group leader to obtain any consent and/or liability waivers from their participants.

If anyone wants to be in the parade and needs to enter on the day of the parade:

(1) Payment must be in Cash - exact change for your entry; and  (2) You cannot have a vehicle/float/truck/boat/plane in your group, only walkers.  NO exceptions.  You will be placed at the end of the line up behind the last entry.


Also, please add that Applications to participate in the parade will close on 11:59pm, Wednesday July 27, 2022.

Saturday July 30th on Main Street.

Parade Staging: 10:00pm

Parade Starts: 1:00pm


Parade begins at 1pm and proceeds down Main Street to 16th Street, East on 16th to 125th, North on 125th ending on 20th Street NE. 

Contact: Michele Hampton

Registration for 2022 is open!