65th Annual Fiesta Day Parade
Saturday, September 16, 2017
The parade will begin at 1:00p.m. in Rock Falls and end in Sterling at Grandon Civic Center.
Join us after the parade for a vendor fair, food, and performances by Grupo Alegria, Grupo Ay! Jalisco, and the Glenview Middle School Mariachi Band of East Moline!
Fiesta Day Parade Entry Line-Up Click below. Listed in alphabetical order.
Fiesta Day Parade Entry Line-Up
2017 Fiesta Day Parade Entry Line-Up:
(listed in alphabetical order)
Parade to be led by Sterling & Rock Falls Police Cars 1 Honor Guard – 1644th Illinois National Guard Armory 43 Abiding Word Church 77 Adaleigh Burger 8 Aurelio’s Bakery 14 Avonlea Cottage of Sterling 80 Batallon de Cinco de Mayo 41 Bethel Reformed Church 92 Betty Mull 28 Blast Force 90 Bollman Auto Center 11 Booker for Sheriff 7 CEO Class 37 CGH Emergency Vehicle 29 Challand Middle School/SHS combined marching band 72 Church Women United 22 No Entry 49 Citizens for Schmidt 3 City of Sterling Fire Truck with City Council Members 79 Committee to Re-Elect Bob Sondegroth 6 Community State Bank 9 Cornerstone Credit Union 68 Corporate Services 55 Crow Valley Campground 45 Cub Scout #305 51 Dale Dance Studio – Julie Dale 78 Distinctive Gardens 64 Dixon American Legion 69 First Open Bible Church 89 First Student Bus Company 33 Fisher for Sheriff 53 Focus Services 63 Girl Scout Troop #72 10 GMX Jumpers
Gonzalo's Towing 85a Gonzalo's Towing 85b Gonzalo's Towing 85c Gonzalo's Towing 85d Gonzalo's Towing 85e Gonzalo's Towing 31 Gramma Saltz & More 2 Grand Marshalls – Deisy Diaz 19 Grupo Alegria 81 Happy Tails 56 Haunted Haven 17 Head Start 15 Illinois Army National Guard 54 Illinois Bank and Trust 35 Immanuel Lutheran Church 47 Jim Drolema 82 K & M Red Carpet Limo 16 Kiwanis 42 Kunes Chevy 42a Kunes Chevy 65 Kunes Ford 65a Kunes Ford 70 La Laguna Market 20 LASC 20a LASC 20b LASC 20c LASC 23 Legacy Martial Arts
Lewis for Sheriff 76 No Entry 94 Lydia Amezola 94a Lydia Amezola 58 Majeski Motors 26 Messiah Lutheran Church 26a Messiah Lutheran Church 75 Moring Disposal 44 Morningside of Sterling 62 Mortensen for Sheriff 71 Mr. Tequila 21 Nasos Salon 59 NIYTF Cheerleaders 38 PFLAG of Sauk Valley 61 Planet Fitness 46 Primitive Frills 60 Regency Care of Sterling 36 Rep Tony McCombie/Sen Neil Anderson 4 Rock Falls Antique Fire Truck w/ Mayor Bill Wescott and City Council Members 67 Rock Falls Fire Department 12 Rock Falls Marching Rockets 24 Sauk Valley Bank 50 Sauk Valley Community College 34 Sauk Valley Heat 74 Sesquicentennial Court 73 Sesquicentennial Queen 48 Smoked on 3rd 83 Sterling Pavilion 83a Sterling Pavilion 25 Sterling United Soccer 5 SVACC Chambermobile & Bollman Motors 40 T & T Printing 18 Taste of Fiesta 52 Terry Castello – State’s Attorney 87 The Big Red Church 88 The Salvation Army 39 Total Construction Services 30 Triumph Community Bank 84 United Country Sauk Valley Realty Team Flannery 13 UOI Boutique
US Bank 66 Wal-Mart Logistics 27 Whiteside County Democrats 57 Whiteside County Republicans 32 YWCA of the Sauk Valley
Join us at the Grandon Civic Center in Sterling after the parade for performances by local folkloric dance troops Grupo Alegria and Grupo Ay! Jalisco, as well as a musical performance by the Glenview Middle School Mariachi Band from East Moline.
HBLC Vendor Fair
Following the parade will be our 2nd Annual HBLC Vendor Fair at the Grandon Civic Center in Sterling! The vendor fair will be from 1PM to 5PM. Participation fees are $15 for chamber members and $25 for non-chamber members.
Click here to view/print the vendor fair registration form. Please submit payment & contract to Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce 211 Locust Street, Sterling, IL 61081. Cash, check, and credit card is accepted. Please note that if payment is not received with contract, your location is subject to cancellation or re-assignment. Click here for the full list of vendor fair rules and regulations. For additional information, contact Kris or Megan at the SVACC at 815-625-2400 or email email@example.com.
Thank You to our 2017 Fiesta Day Parade Sponsors!
Taste of Fiesta 2017
On Saturday, September 9, 2017, visit the Grandon Civic Center in Sterling for the Taste of Fiesta, 12PM-6PM! Stop by to try some food, enjoy music, art, dance and culture, Kermes fun fair, and etc. The Taste of Fiesta will also have folkloric dancers performing, local musicians, local artists, and free kids' crafts and activities. Brought to you by the Taste of Fiesta Inc., The Community That Cares Project, social service providers and many local Hispanic and non-Hispanic businesses. Free admission.
About the Hispanic Business Leaders Committee
The Hispanic Business Leaders Committee of the Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce has organized the Fiesta Day Parade since 2013. HBLC is made up of Chamber members who are committed to enhancing the economic quality of life for Hispanic businesses and supporting the Hispanic community in the Sauk Valley area.
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