The 2021 John Connor Memorial Parade Parade kicks off on Saturday September 25 at 10 am!

Enjoy the parade from many locations around Beardstown (see map below). This years theme is ‘Cheers to 50 Years!’ and will prove to be a big hit with a parade that will include Antique Tractors, Antique Cars/Trucks, Clowns, Horses/Ponies, Floats and much more. Grand Marshall in 2021 is Tom Penwarden.

Want to be in the parade?

Download the parade entry form here.


Parade Route

Parade will start at the corner of 15th and State Street. It will run all the way down State Street to Main Street. The parade will turn right on Main Street, and end 2 blocks over at Jefferson.