2024 Parade Entry

The Kiwanis Club of LaPorte invites you to submit an application
to participate in the 78th annual LaPorte 4th of July Parade. All applications and fees must be received by June 15, 2024.

Parade Mission: To amaze, amuse, and entertain our community in celebration of our Nation’s birth.

Parade Theme: Hoosiers – Calling You Home!

Parade Start Time: 10:00 a.m. CST, Thursday, July 4th, 2024 (Parade runs approximately 2-3 hours)

Parade Route: 2 miles, east to west along Lincolnway (Hwy 2)

Entry Fee:

  • $ 50 for Non-Commercial Entry
  • $ 250 for Commercial Entry
  • No charge for Parade Sponsors or High School Bands
  • High School bands receive a stipend for their performance.
  • You may apply to enter under the following categories:
    • Float
    • Marching Unit
    • Vintage Car/Unique Vehicle
    • Novelty (includes everything else)

All applications are subject to review by the 4th of July Parade Committee which reserves the right to accept/reject entry requests in accordance with the 2024 Parade Rules & Regulations. All application agreements must be read, signed, and accompanied by the appropriate application fee, payable to the Kiwanis Club of LaPorte, PO Box 175, LaPorte, IN 46352. All applications and fees must be received by June 15, 2024. For questions, contact Joy Zigler at 219.608.5719 or zigler426@gmail.com