Spectacular Big Parade Entries Still Being Taken

Entries are still being accepted for the Big Parade as part of the Storm Lake Star Spangled Spectacular.

There are over 80 parade entries including decorated floats, fire trucks, police vehicles, bicycles, horses, cheerleaders, and more. The parade will also include the Parade of Nations, which will represent countries and cultures such as Mexico, El Salvador, Czech, Hmong, and more.

To enter the Big Parade, fill out a registration form at www.starspangledspectacular.net, or contact Storm Lake United CEO Breanna Horsey at breanna@stormlakeunited.com.

The parade gets underway at 10:30am on Monday, July 4th. Participants are allowed to hand out candy to spectators along the Lakeshore Drive route.

The Big Parade will be followed by a variety of food and art vendors, a Patriotic Ceremony, trolley rides, children’s art and activities, a performance by The Fishheads and other entertainment, and fireworks at dusk.

The Storm Lake Star Spangled Spectacular theme this year is “Red, White, and Blue in 2022.”

As of Tuesday, June 28, the Big Parade entries are as follows:

• 2020 Little Miss Crossroads

• A&A Automotive

• A&A General Contractor LLC

• AA Stepan

• Alta VFW United Bank of Iowa

• Alta-Aurelia Warriors IOU Baseball

• American Legion Post 299

• American Legion Riders Storm Lake

• Beauty Amidst the Ashes Inc.

• Boy Scouts of America (Color Guard)

• Boz Wellz

• Breaking Neckz

• Brentwood Roofing

• Brew/Al’s Liquors

• Buena Vista Auto Sales

• Buena Vista County Fair Royalty

• Buena Vista County Pork Producers

• Buena Vista Regional Medical Center

• Buena Vista University

• BV County Democrats

• BV County Republicans

• BV Soil & Water Conservation District

• Chapter CC Gold Wing Road Riders

• City of Storm Lake Wastewater

• Cornerstone for Life

• Czech

• Deb’s School of Dance

• Dennis Kessler

• Drishti School of Dance & Fitness

• E-San

• Edwards Storm Lake

• El Salvador

• El Salvador

• Exact Eye Care

• Fareway Meat & Grocery

• Farm Bureau

• Guarantee Gutter

• Hanover Historical Society

• Hmong Karen

• Holzhauer Ford


• Iowa Central Community College

• ISU Extension & Outreach

• Jack Links

• Jim Davis

• Joe Langner

• Kings Pointe Waterpark Resort

• Lakeshore Cyclery

• Lynn Evans, Iowa Senate

• Masonic Lodge and Eastern Star Chapters

• Mayor of Storm Lake

• Megan Jones, State Rep

• Mexico

• Micronesia

• Monte Sion Church

• Peterson Lions Club

• Ron Schreier

• Schaller Chamber of Commerce

• Shoe Sensation

• Sichanh Inc.

• SLCSD International Club

• Soto Drywall

• Star Spangled Spectacular Grand Marshal

• Star Spangled Spectacular Poster Winner

• St. John Lutheran Church

• Storm Lake Cub Scouts Pack 105

• Storm Lake FFA

• Storm Lake Fire Department

• Storm Lake Kempo Karate

• Storm Lake Police Department

• Storm Lake Radio

• Storm Lake Trap

• Tai Dam

• Terry Argotsinger

• The Bridge of Storm Lake

• The Turn Around Dance & Gymnastics

• Tyson Fresh Meats

• United Community Health Center

• United States Postal Service

• Unity Point Clinic

• Valero Renewables

• Western Iowa Synod ELCA

• Zone Home Entertainment



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