We close out the best weekend of the year with a Monticello Community Celebration!

Sunday Morning Community worship begins at 9am at Ellison Park. All are welcome!

Next, the Parade kicks off at 12pm – starting on 3rd Street by the Monticello Legion, heads to Walnut Street then South until 6th Street where they hang a right and head to Minnesota Street where it ends on 7th Street! Don’t miss all of the fun and creative floats, not to mention the candy and goodies! 

End the perfect day and come on down to Ellison park to watch the Duck Drop – don’t forget to adopt your duck prior – have a bit of food from our concessions, check out the kids activities/games, try your luck at bingo and listen to music while closing the weekend out with family and friends! Activities go from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Ellison Park


The Parade Route

The parade starts on 3rd Street at the Monticello American Legion Club and heads East to Walnut Street. Then it will take a right on Walnut Street and head South until 6th Street. The Parade takes a right on 6th Street and heads West to Minnesota Street where it turns South and ends on 7th Street. The parade will not cross Highway 25. (Parade units will end up near the area where they lined up.)

Parade Line Up


Business    $125 (per parade unit)
Politician      $125 (per parade unit)
Monticello Chamber Members  $50 (per parade unit)
Non-Profit Organization  FREE

Contact Information
Monticello Chamber (763) 295-2700

Questions? Contact Monticello Riverfest Committee: