Gemuetlichkeit Days has one of the finest parades in southern Wisconsin.
The parade will take place on Sunday, September 18th, 2016 at noon. Our parade can last up to 1 1/2 to 2 hours.
We have floats from many area businesses, civic & service groups and clubs as well as youth organizations. Trophies are given for 1st with ribbons for 2nd and 3rd place for Floats and adult Military Color Guards along with cash awards. The parade is open to any and all who wish to apply. As long as you follow the simple RULES and meet our broad entry criteria, you are welcome to join us for a great hometown style parade.
The entry deadline is August 20th, so if you would like to enter our parade please contact Mary Coffman at 920-723-5780. An entry form can be FAXED to 920-674-1499. You will receive your line up number about a week or two before the parade. If you have any questions, please contact Mary for more information.
Parade entrants line up on the south side of Jefferson .
We ask that you do NOT stop or park on the parade route when you turn right on Wilson Street at the end of the parade. Please park and stop on side streets off of Wilson Street. Thank you..
A special thank you to our 2015 Parade Sponsors.
Please see them listed on our Sponsor Page.
VFW Post 3589 & Legion Post 164
American Veterans AMVETS Post 35
VVA #635 Oconomowoc Marching C. G.
Disabled American Vets Chapter 39CLM
Lynch SUV & POW Cage
Disabled American Vets Blackhawk Chptr 39
J. C. Sheriff Honor Guard
Blackhawk Color Guard & Float
Parade Sponsor Board
G-Days Float (King & Queen)
Hans Brothers Family
G-Days President / Gross Percherons
G-Days Past King & Queens
Jefferson High School Band
Jefferson AFS-USA Exchange Student
Mayor Dale Opperman
Citizen of the Year
Jefferson Middle School Band
J C Fairest of the Fair “Jennifer Michel”
Jefferson Collectables #1
Jefferson, L Mills, Rome & Helenville FD
Zor Shrine Mini Cars
Red Hot Dixie
Robb’s Performance Powersports
Johnson Creek Veterinary Clinic
Kwik Trip (Banner for UW Band)
UW Marching Band / Spirit Squad
Jefferson Antique Collector Tractor Club
Festival Foods/The Big Cart
Festival Foods Big Cart/Weinermobile
Steve Nass / Kristen Wall
Milton Middle School Band
Jefferson Collectables #2
Deerfied High School Marching Band
Wine & Roses
St. Johns Lutheran Church and School
Antique Trucks / Don Bigelow
Ferguson 1948 Tractor/Parade Wagon
Waterloo HS Marching Band
Park’s Tiger Martial Arts (Taekwondo)
UW Whitewater Warhawk Marching Band
Two Guys Trimming
School District of Jefferson
Jefferson High School Spirit Squad(Back)
Jefferson Eagles Vollyball (Back)
Lawton & Cates S. CC.
Bob & Gail Zastrow, home of Bite Binders
Menards / Steve Hendricks
Servpro Jefferson, WI
1979 Red Corvette
Father Tom & Friends
Paragon Community Services
Strasburg Auto Literature
AJ’s Place Pub & Eatery