Ted Bearth Grande Parade

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.

Important Road Closure Information

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.

Participate in the Parade:

Parade Unit Application

Get your parade unit involved in the parade by completing the Summerfest Parade Unit Application (PDF) and sending it, along with any applicable payment, to:

Summerfest Parade Coordinator
Oakdale Recreation Department
4444 Hadley Avenue N
Oakdale, MN  55128


Become a parade volunteer by completing the Summerfest Volunteer Application (PDF) and sending it to the address above.

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  1. Summerfest Parade Coordinator

    Mailing Address
    4444 Hadley Avenue N
    Oakdale, MN 55128

    Phone: 651-747-3866