A highlight of Sunday’s festivities at Progress Days was the huge candy parade on July 14th starting at 12:30 p.m.

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!  

The winners are as follows:


1st Place TMG Wisconsin

2nd Place Rachael Strong on her pony Topsy

3rd Place Cub Scoutt Troop #385


1st Place Hide Away Tavern

2nd Place Subway

3rd Place State Farm Insurance – Mindy Cooling


1st Place West of the I

2nd Place Westosha Senior Center

3rd Place Bristol BP Gas Station


1st Place Band of the Blackwatch

2nd Place Central High School

3rd Place Rambler Band

Presidents Trophy for outstanding float: Paddock Lake Area Lions Club

Outstanding Band: Band of the Blackwatch



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Registration form:

To contact the parade coordinator, call Brittany Gauger at (262) 995-8546 or email

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