The Manawa Rodeo Parade begins at 10:00 AM on July 1st at Manawa Jr/Sr High School and ends at the Mid-Western Rodeo Grounds.
Parade entries will be judged in different theme categories: Patriotic, Western, Miscellaneous, Lions Clubs and Antique Vehicles (autos and tractors). Awards will be given for 1st ($100), 2nd ($75) and 3rd ($50) places. Horse categories are Team of Horses and Wagon or Riding Clubs awarding $150 for 1st place, $125 for 2nd place, and $100 for 3rd place. The Individual Horse & Rider category will award $100 for 1st place, $75 for 2nd place, and $50 for 3rd place.
All Vendors selling products on the streets of Manawa during any parade are REQUIRED to purchase a selling permit from the City of Manawa. The selling permit fee is $50, and the vendor must show proof of liability insurance. Permits can be obtained by contacting the Manawa City Hall:
Manawa City Hall
500 S. Bridge St.
Manawa, WI 54949
Click the following button for Parade Entry Form. Mail entry to address listed on application. Deadline for entries is June 19th – any entry received after the deadline will not be judged.