The 2023 Grand Marshall of the parade is Decatur Co. Extension Homemakers, thanking them for all of the hard work that the group has done for Decatur County families.
This year’s theme is “Fun Around the Farm”.
The parade is scheduled to start at 5 pm Sunday, July 16th, 2023. Line-up begins at 3 pm near the Decatur Co. Sheriff’s Department on S. Ireland Street. Parade judging will take place at 4:30 pm.
The parade will leave from Ireland St at 5 pm and proceed down Ireland St and then to Park Rd and continue going down Park Rd to the fairgrounds and will disperse near the Purdue Extension Office. WTRE has graciously agreed to broadcast from the WTRE Studio lawn. Parade registration is now OPEN. Registration is FREE. All parade registrations are due 7/7/2023. Once registration is closed, a parade line-up and additional information will be sent out to those that are registered. If you have any questions or would like to register your entry into the parade please contact Chris Ramey, Parade Organizer, at 812-593-6537 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.