Applications are now being accepted for the Waterland Festival parades, a Des Moines tradition since 1959.

“Join your community along Marine View Drive as you enjoy the Jr. Parade followed by the Grand Parade – Seafair Sanctioned Community Events,” organizers at Destination Des Moines said.

** This is a FREE community Event, but Donations are welcome!! **

The Grand Parade will start at 6 p.m., following the Jr. Parade through the Marina District.

“See all of your SeaFair Favorites!”

To apply for the Grand Parade, click here.