June 14 - July 4, 2018
Cedar Rapids

Freedom Festival Parade

Date: 06/30/2018
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
CZECH VILLAGE/NEWBO
16th Avenue and 3rd Street SE
Cedar Rapids , IA
98.1 KHAK
Hyvee
Iowa Northern Railway Company
KCRG
Wells Fargo Bank
Z Gym Rob

The Freedom Festival offers a patriotic and nostalgic way to celebrate community on 4th of July weekend with their annual parade! This year the theme for the Parade will be "Happy Birthday, Freedom Festival!" in honor of the Festival's 35th anniversary!

To keep the birthday party going, join us on Newbo City Markets's lawn for FREE cake after the Parade!! Cake is courtesy of Hy-Vee. 

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As always, entries may also continue the tradition of red, white, and blue floats, vehicles, music, dancing groups, businesses and other local organizations. Also, featuring the "Freedom Festival Express" track-less train! 

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Don't miss this fun, unique parade with over 100 entries each year! 

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The Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival is proud to continue to highlight our newly renovated and continually growing Czech Village/Newbo District.

 

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The good seats go fast, so make sure to get there in plenty of time.

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What's better than candy, friends and music? Nothing - so you don't want miss the 2018 Freedom Festival parade! 


If you are interested in participating in our parade, please click HERE. REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!!! 

Parade winners will be announced at Newbo Market lawn immediately following the Parade.

PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED AT THIS EVENT. SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE, BUT IT IS A SAFETY ISSUE.

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