Mattoon Veteran’s Day Parade

Parade line up starts at 9:00 a.m. at Western Avenue and 21st Street

Entries should arrive to their assigned block as shown below at 9:00 a.m.
Parade starts at 10:00 a.m.
Ceremony at Peterson Park (6th Street and Broadway Avenue) at 11:00 a.m.

All are welcome following the parade to meet at Peterson Park and participate in the Veteran’s Day Ceremony.

2020 Veteran’s Day Parade Lineup

South side of 21st and Western
City of Mattoon Police Department

North side of 21st and Western
VFW Color Guard
Son’s of the American Legion
VFW truck and trailer
VFW Ladies Auxiliary
American Legion Auxiliary
Toledo American Legion Ladies Auxiliary

South side of 22nd and Western
Mattoon Exchange Club
Knights of Columbus 4th Degree Color Guard
Coles County Veterans Support Coalition

North side of 22nd and Western
Niemeyer Kubota
Niemeyer Kubota
Niemeyer Kubota
Niemeyer Kubota

Miss Mattoon Queens
Miss Mattoon Queens
Miss Mattoon Queens
Miss Mattoon Queens

Those wanting to have an entry in the parade need to register using the entry form. Complete the form and deliver it to the Tourism & Arts Department by November 5 using any of the methods listed at the bottom of the form.

City of Mattoon Parade Route Map