Homecoming Parade Line up

Information on lining up for the Homecoming Parade

Line Up Begins: 10:00 AM

2023 Placement

Floats will be able to begin in line-up at 10:30am.

If you have multiple vehicles, you must arrive together. Any entry that does not have all vehicles present at time of check-in will not be permitted into the staging or line-up area. Once an entry enters the line-up area, no other vehicles or unit will be allowed to enter.

Additional Information:

General Parade Guidelines and Policies
Parade Line-Up Map (Download)

Length Guide

Check out the Length Guide with examples

10 Foot Entries

  • Motor Cycle
  • 5-20 People

20 Foot Entries

  • Average Car
  • Average SUV
  • Average Truck
  • Average Van
  • Single Axel Trailer
  • 20-40 People

30 Foot Entries

  • Double Axel Trailer
  • 40-60 People

30+ Foot Entries

  • Flatbed Trailer (50 Foot)
  • Semi Trailer (80 Foot)

Homecoming 2023 Parade

Sign-up Today!

Help celebrate Maverick Spirit through the 2023 Homecoming Parade. 


  • Minnesota State Mankato offices, student groups, and departments: Free
  • Community Non-Profits: Free
  • Community Businesses: $100


  • Register online at mankato.mnsu.edu/parade

Prizes & Theme

  • All floats are eligible for prizes and honors