The Warren County Prime Beef Festival will again feature an opening parade down Broadway on the 1st Wednesday following Labor Day 2021 in Monmouth Illinois.  This annual event features well over an hour of free entertainment provided by a variety of floats, bands, clowns, dancers, automobiles and horses of all sorts.To participate in our parade, please use the enrollment form below. Fill it out, print and then mail or fax it to the Monmouth Area Chamber of Commerce.


ALL ENTRIES are welcome and encourage and again this year ALL entries require a $10 entry fee to participate EXCEPT for school band entries are FREE of any fee. PLEASE MARK if your entry is a “FLOAT” and which category as only float entries are judged.

Please also describe your entry briefly to help in safely scattering a wide diversity of people and vehicles in this insanely popular annual parade that encompasses participation from businesses and organizations counties away.

Photos from the most recent Parade

The 2019 Warren County Prime Beef Festival theme is:

Farming like it’s 1949

…as we celebrate our 70th year here in 2019