Ted Bearth Grande Parade

2018 Grand Marshal

Frank Orsello, TV show host of the "Oakdale Update"

Parade Information

Join us Thursday, June 21 for the Ted Bearth Grande Parade, the kick-off event to the City of Oakdale's annual Summerfest celebration.  

The parade starts at 6 PM. The parade route begins at the parking lot of Transfiguration Church, 6133 15th Street N, travels east, then turns north onto Hadley Avenue, ending after passing the Oakdale City Hall parking lot, 1584 Hadley Avenue N.

Road Closure

The parade route, nearby streets, and the City Hall parking lot close to traffic at 5:30 PM and reopen at the end of the parade; around 8 PM. Vehicles parked in the City Hall parking lot at 5:30 PM will not be able to leave the parking lot until the parade is over.


Parade Unit Application

2018 parade is full. Please email the parade coordinator if you would like to be added to the 2019 parade invitation list! 


Become a parade volunteer by completing the Summerfest Volunteer Application (PDF) .

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  1. Summerfest Parade Coordinator

    Mailing Address
    4444 Hadley Avenue N
    Oakdale, MN 55128