Ted Bearth Grande Parade

2022 Parade Winners

Best Overall: # 3 Oakdale Fire Dept.

Oakdale Award: Best Float: # 51 Royal Order of Klondike Kates

Titan Award: Best Band/Musical: #15 Twin Cities Metropolitan Pipe Band

Acorn Award Best Youth: #47 Hudson Ambassadors

Parade Information

Join us Friday, June 24, 2022, for the Ted Bearth Grande Parade, the kick-off event to the City of Oakdale’s annual Summerfest celebration. Returning paradegoers and participants, please note this year's parade is on Friday (the parade had traditionally been on Thursday, and has been moved to Friday with the new event schedule). 

The parade starts at 6 PM. The parade route begins at the parking lot of Transfiguration Church, 6133 15th Street N, travels east, then turns north onto Hadley Avenue, ending after passing the Oakdale City Hall parking lot, 1584 Hadley Avenue N.

Summerfest Parade Route

Road Closure

The parade route, nearby streets, and the City Hall parking lot close to traffic at 5:30 PM and reopen at the end of the parade; around 9 PM.

Grand Marshals

Jeff and Kay Anderson

Let us celebrate and congratulate Oakdale's recently retired Fire Chief Jeff Anderson. After 41 years of service to the Oakdale community, he and his wife Kay lead this year's parade as the Grand Marshals. Thank you Jeff for your leadership and growing Oakdale Fire into what is has become today. Enjoy retirement!

Parade Line-Up

  1. American Legion Post #39 Honor Guard
  2. Zuhrah Shrine Legion of Honor
  3. Oakdale Fire Department
  4. Grand Marshals Jeff and Kay Anderson
  5. Oakdale Mayor Paul Reinke
  6. Oakdale City Council
  7. Washington County Sheriff's Office 
  8. Washington County Mounted Patrol
  9. Washington County Commissioner Stan Karwoski
  10. Maplewood Oakdale Lions
  11. Oakdale Recreation
  12. Legacy Dance Studio
  13. Transfiguration Catholic Church and School
  14. Oak Meadows Senior Living
  15. Twin Cities Metropolitan Pipe Band
  16. All Family Dental
  17. Tartan Juniors Volleyball Club
  18. Tartan High School Volleyball
  19. Tartan Football
  20. Tartan Soccer
  21. Tartan Area Youth Hockey Association
  22. Tartan Boys Traveling Basketball
  23. ISD 622 Early Childhood Family Programming
  24. Tartan Dance Team
  25. Options for Women East
  26. Monarch Bus Service
  27. Oakdale Optical Center
  28. United Marching Band-ISD 622
  29. Oakdale Athletic Association
  30. St. Paul Clown Club
  31. House of Prayer Lutheran Church
  32. Paidea Child Development Center
  33. Big Frog Custom T-Shirts
  34. Cub Oakdale
  35. Girl Scouts of River Valleys
  36. Maplewood Figure Skating Club
  37. SD44 Republicans
  38. La Petit Academy
  39. Marcus Oakdale Cinema
  40. Tacheny Exteriors
  41. White Bear Lake High School Drum Line
  42. Kevin Magnuson for Washington County Attorney
  43. 3M Clown Club
  44. Gethsemane Lutheran Church and School
  45. Leslie Lienemann for Senate
  46. FedEx Ground
  47. Hudson Ambassadors
  48. Cub Scout Pack 817
  49. Baldwin Royalty
  50. St. Paul Winter Carnival Vulcans
  51. Royal Order of Klondike Kates
  52. Sally Manzara Nature Center
  53. DFL Senate District 44
  54. Tyson Norman State Farm
  55. Minnesota Timberwolves Mascot Crunch
  56. Metropolitan Mosquito Control District
  57. River City Rhythm
  58. A Touch of Magic


Oakdale Summerfest logo
  1. Summerfest Parade Coordinator


    Mailing Address
    4444 Hadley Avenue N
    Oakdale, MN 55128

    Phone: 651-747-3866