A highlight of Sunday’s festivities at Progress Days is the huge candy parade starting at 12:30 p.m.

                        All photos courtesy of Bristol Progress Days thanks you for their use.


The parade has over 100 units and is well-known for the amount of candy tossed to spectators by participants. Better bring something to take home your haul!    Please contact Brittany Kopczynski at 262-995-8546 for parade information. She may also be contacted at  If you wish to participate,  here is the application:                                                                                                                                      2016 parade winners were as follows:

                                                                                          Youth Division

1. Bristol Grade School 

2. All Saints School

3. United Methodist and Living Waters Surf Shack

Band Division

1. Band of the Black Watch

2. Rambler Band 

3. CYO Band

Novelty Division

1. Hideaway Tavern 

2. Meyer Family Farm

3. Happy Acres Kampground

Civic Division

1. Girl Scout Troop #9417, 7430, 9313

2. Westosha Community Center

3. Bristol Girl Scouts #9269

Best Band Overall : Band of the Black Watch

Best Overall Float : Bristol Grade School


Click here for a map of the route: