Gates will open at 8:30 am on Saturday, July 14, 2018. The Homesteader Parade will start at 11:00 am, with the route going right through Homesteader Park. The theme for 2018 is still TBD. Be sure to stick around after the parade for some great food and entertainment, including carnival games, carnival rides for smaller children, bingo, craft show, Fun on the Farm, the Greased Pig Wrestling, a live band in the beer garden, and a teen dance. Lions Club will be serving their famous BBQ Beef and BBQ Chicken dinners. Local organizations will be serving hamburgers, tacos, nachos, pie and ice cream, and soft drinks. The Beer Garden will be open from 10:00 am to 1:00 am with live music from Exit 53 at 8:00 pm, and fireworks will be shot off at dusk. Click here to learn more about all the Homesteader Days festivities. Click the button below to download the parade registration form.