• Delano 4th of July

    Come celebrate with us in our 159th year.

    Event Schedule
  • Historic Parade

    The oldest 4th of July Parade in Minnesota.

    Parade Route Map
  • Spectacular Laser Light Show!

    Friday, July 1 at 10:30 PM

  • 2016 Grand Marshal, Governor Mark Dayton

    Mark Dayton is Minnesota's 40th Governor and will serve as the Grand Marshal of Minnesota's Oldest and Largest Fourth of July Parade.

    Grand Marshal
  • American Legion Baseball Tournament

    Celebrating America's past time.

    Baseball Tournament
  • Food, Drink, Events

    There's something for everyone.

Upcoming Events

American Legion Baseball
Friday, July 1
12:00 p.m.


Come early to Delano early to pick your spot and enjoy the morning festivities! Click here for more information.

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2016 Grand Marshal

Parade Grand Marshal

2016 Grand Marshal

Mark Dayton is Minnesota's 40th Governor. He was born in Minneapolis and raised in a house in Long Lake. He has two grown sons, Eric and Andrew. Mark became a grandfather in 2013 when Eric and his wife, Cory had their first child, Hugo. Mark lives in St. Paul with his two German Shepherds, Itasca and Wanamingo (Mingo).

Minnesota's oldest and largest 4th of July Celebration!

Since 1857