Parade

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We are excited to be able to return to our traditional parade format! The parade will follow the traditional route and spectators are welcome to watch along the way. 

Volunteers are needed to help with a variety of tasks in preparation for the parade and on the day of the event. If you would like to get involved, please email events @highlandcity.org.

Highland Fling Theme: "Reach!"

Event Held: Saturday, August 7th
Time: 10:00 am

Participant Information.

  • Parade Registration is now open. 
  • Cost: Commercial Entry (non-Highland business) $200, Commercial Entry (Highland business) $100, Non-Residents $100, Politicians $25, Sports Teams & Cheerleaders $25, Non-Parade Entry (handing out promotional items along the parade route) $25, Highland Residents, Church Groups, School Groups, Non-Profit Organizations, City and Government Entry $0. Pre-registration is required and will remain open through Saturday, July 24th or until full.

Contact: Audrey Wright, events@highlandcity.org

Past parade information:

View the traditional parade route; it starts at Highland Elementary School, goes south on 6000 West, turns east on 10400 North, and ends at Heritage Park.

History of Highland Fling Grand Marshal(s)

1978 - None

1979 - None or Unknown

1980 - None or Unknown

1981 - None or Unknown

1982 - None or Unknown

1983 - None or Unknown

1984 - None or Unknown

1985 - Marie & Mahlon Peck

1986 - Earl & Thelma Chidester

1987 - Marianne Williams

1988 - Merlin Larson accompanied by wife Marie Bush Larson

1989 - William & Dorothy Blomquist

1990 - Reed Thompson with wife Genevieve Thompson

1991 - Yukus & Mary Inouye

1992 - Glen & Dorothy Strasburg

1993 - Ron & Erlene Burrell

1994 - Eric & Yvonne Adamson

1995 - Duane & Vicki Forsyth

1996 - Richard & Lucille Stowe

1997 - Clarke & Wini Jensen

1998 - Ron & Carole Stutz

1999 - Larry G. Miller & James A. Hewlett

2000 - Alfred & Valois Paxman

2001 - Neal & Barbara Evans

2002 - Unknown

2003 - Kathryn Schramm

2004 - Jeannie & Johnnie Iverson

2005 - Carl & Luella Bennett Day

2006 - Steven & Janet King

2007 - Darwin & Charlotte Poulsen

2008 - Glen & Laurie Vawdrey

2009 - Unknown

2010 - Boyd Wilson

2011 - Emmett “Cyclone” Davis, Eldon Hinckley, Darwin R. Miner, and Louis Latimer

2012 - Vern & Pat Romney

2013 - Lloyd & Rebecca Hansen

2014 - Jess & Ann Adamson

2015 - Glen & Brenda Thurgood

2016 - Ron & Kim Jewett

2017 - Don LeBaron – first mayor of Highland

2018 - Jay W. & Gwyn Cox Franson

2019 - Shauna & Woody Larson

2020-

If you have any information that can help us fill in the gaps, please contact us at: Events@highlandcity.org or 801-772-4507.  Thank You!