2021 Grande Parade
Registration is NOW OPEN
LOCATION – North Ridgeville High School
34600 Bainbridge Road
North Ridgeville, OH 44039
On-Site Check-In is Sunday August 15th at 12 Noon
Parade Starts Sunday August 15th at 1:30 pm SHARP!
Please contact parade chairman Mario Cipriano
at 440.328.7420 or ParadeChairman@NRCornFest.org
DAY OF THE PARADE
What You Need to Do
- Arrive at the North Ridgeville High School Campus no later than 12:00 noon
- Use the main Entrance from Bainbridge – there will be signs at root and Bainbridge and the main entrance to the Campus
- Next, turn right into the staging & check-in area and check-in
there will be a sign at the entry to the Northeast lot
Date: Sunday, August 15th, 2021
Check-In Time: 12:00 pm
Start Time: 1:30 P.M., Sharp!
Place: 34600 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, OH 44039
Parade Route: Campus Northeast Parking Lot, Ranger Way, Center Ridge, Root Rd, Bainbridge ending at Campus Northeast Parking Lot
Registration: 2021 Grande Parade registration is per UNIT and is free for non-political units. Each elected office holder not running for re-election and each POLITICAL PARTY AS A GROUP can register a maximum of 1 Unit which is also free. IF YOU ARE RUNNING FOR ELECTION OR RE-ELECTION, please see Rules under political units.
Giving Things Away
Candy and Handouts are permitted. They MUST be HANDED to spectators. They CAN NOT be THROWN OR TOSSED.
A Political Unit is anyone running for election or re-election (exception for NR Mayor). When you register below, please SEND your Unit Registration CHECK for $25 made Payable to North Ridgeville Corn Festival by US MAIL to P.O. Box 39103, North Ridgeville, Ohio 44039 and note your Organization Name used at Registration.
If you are a current office holder and not running for re-election you are welcome to register 1 unit and there is no free. If your unit represents a political party, you can register 1 Unit for that party, only 1 Unit per party is allowed and there is no fee.
HAVE A UNIQUE UNIT TO REGISTER?
If you have a unique or special Unit for Registration, you MUST contact Mario Cipriano a MINIMUM of 2 WEEKS Before the Parade. We will make exceptions on a case-by-case basis that can include for example bicycles, miniature motorcycles, miniature cars, scooters, and other novelty units – Exceptions are at the discretion of the Parade Chairman.
IMPORTANT – We cannot accommodate units with more than four (4) vehicles. These include full-size cars, motorcycles, and motorhomes and other units deemed to be a safety hazard by the Parade Chairman. In the past, we have been able to make accommodations; however, with our new parade route, we cannot do so this year.