Parade Lineup

The 2016 Line of March

Due to changes in parade logistics and the weather, this lineup is subject to change.






1. POLICE MOTORCYCLE ESCORT

2. MARQUETTE ARMY ROTC COLOR GUARD

3. BANNER ANNOUNCING: THE 90TH ANNUAL PARADE

4. WAUWATOSA EAST HIGH SCHOOL RED RAIDER MARCHING BAND

5. HORSE/CARRIAGE – JOHNSON CONTROLS PARADE MARSHAL

6. THIRD WARD 1987 FIRE TRUCK

7. SALVATION ARMY CANTEEN

8. MILWAUKEE POLICE BAND AND COLOR GUARD

9. MILWAUKEE MOUNTED POLICE HORSE UNIT

10. MILWAUKEE DOG TRAINING CLUB

11. K-9 OBEDIENCE DOG TRAINING CLUB

12. GERMAN SHEPHERD DOG CLUB OF WISCONSIN

13. CITY SWEEPER

14. GOLDA MEIR MARCHING BAND

15. MILWAUKEE COUNTY’S COMMUNITY RELATIONS VEHICLE

16. WIENERMOBILE

17. BELL AMBULANCE’S ANTIQUE AMBULANCE

18. RIVERSIDE UNIVERSITY HIGH SCHOOL BAND

19. BANNER – MILLER AND CAMPBELL COSTUME SERVICE

20. BANNER – HAMILTON DECA WALKING CHARACTERS

21. LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD

22. MURPHY AND MEG IN THE MORNING 95.7 BIG FM

23. ICY PRINCESS WONDERLAND

24. KAREN, SCOTT, RADAR AND SHANNEN MILW. BEST COUNTRY FM 106.1

25. BAY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL REDCAT MARCHING BAND

26. MARK BADEN AND TOYA WASHINGTON WISN TV CHANNEL 12

27. THE JAKE AND TANNER SHOW 94.5 KTI COUNTRY

28. SOUTH SHORE DRILL TEAM

29. CINDERELLA AND PRINCE CHARMING

30. BILL MICHAELS 105.7 THE FAN

31. BANNER – CP HOLIDAY TRAIN

32. CP LITTLE GENERAL - LARGE HOLIDAY TRAIN

33. MILWAUKEE REP - A CHRISTMAS CAROL

34. BRAD HICKS AND JENNA SACHS FOX 6

35. MILWAUKEE LUTHERAN HIGH SCHOOL RED KNIGHT MARCHING BAND

36. BANNER – JOHNSON CONTROLS SPONSOR OF REINDEER BALLOON

37. 45’ REINDEER HELIUM BALLOON

38. RIGGS, ALLEY, FAITH AND PRODUCER GIBBONS - 103.7 KISS FM

39. DIAMONDZ AND DIVAZ DANCE GROUP

40. BANNER - JOHNSON CONTROLS-SPONSOR

41. LARGE FLOAT – JOHNSON CONTROLS

42. JOHNSON CONTROLS SECURITY VAN

43. SILENT SINGERS (SIGNERS FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED)

44. THE MILWAUKEE 7 SEAT BIKES

45. SUPERMAN AND SPIDERMAN

46. BANNER – MEMBERS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN MARCHING BAND

47. MEMBERS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN MARCHING BAND

48. GEOFFREY FROM TOYS R US

49. ALADDIN

50. RAHNY TAYLOR, DAVE MICHAELS 97.3 FM

51. RUFUS KING HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING GENERALS BAND

52. SULLEY AND MIKE FROM MONSTERS INC.

53. CAROLE MEEKINS, JOHN MALAN, GEORGE MALLET TODAY'S TMJ 4

54. DALEY DEBUTANTES BATON AND DRUM CORPS

55. RONALD MCDONALD AND HIS SHOW TRUCK

56. GENE MUELLER, JANE MATENAER RADIO 620 WTMJ

57. RONALD REAGAN COLLEGE PREP MARCHING BAND

58. HUNGER TASK FORCE TRUCK WITH SHOPPING CARTS

59. HUNGER TASK FORCE VAN

60. DAN O’DONNELL – NEWSTALK 1130 WISN

61. BANNER - PICK 'N SAVE

62. PICK 'N SAVE WALKING BAGS

63. FRESH PICKS MOBILE MARKET TRUCK

64. MILWAUKEE DANCING GRANNIES DANCE GROUP

65. 20 FT. PENGUIN BALLOON ON FLOAT

66. PETER PAN

67. BILL WALSH AND KATE CHAPPELL CBS 58 NEWS

68. MILWAUKEE DISTRICT ATTORNEY - JOHN CHISHOLM

69. TOY SOLDIER STILT WALKERS

70. BAILEY COLEMAN AND PROMISE V100.7

71. BROWN DEER HIGH SCHOOL FALCON MARCHING BAND

72. SLEEPING BEAUTY

73. SNOWMEN AND REINDEER

74. CURIOUS GEORGE - MILWAUKEE PUBLIC TELEVISION

75. WEDGEWOOD PARK INTERNATIONAL MIDDLE SCHOOL BAND

76. VAN AND CV B93.3 FM

77. LOCOMOTION DANCE GROUP

78. BANNER - JOHNSON CONTROLS

79. 18’ SNOWMAN HELIUM BALLOON

80. ROSCOE OF THE MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS

81. FUN LOVING ANIMALS

82. HOMESTEAD HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND

83. ATI PHYSICAL THERAPY VAN

84. MILWAUKEE BREWERS RACING SAUSAGES

85. BERNIE BREWER OF THE MILWAUKEE BREWERS

86. GINGERBREAD BOY AND GIRL

87. GREENFIELD HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND

88. JELLY BELLY 6 FOOT CHARACTER

89. JELLY BELLY PT CRUISER AND VAN

90. STAR WARS CHARACTERS

91. JON ADLER AND IAN MCCAIN FM 102.1

92. BANNER – PRAXAIR

93. BANNER - WB BOTTLE SUPPLY COMPANY

94. 14’ ORNAMENT HELIUM BALLOON

95. 14’ STAR ORNAMENT HELIUM BALLOON

96. 14’ BELL ORNAMENT HELIUM BALLOON

97. WAUKESHA XTREME DANCE TEAM

98. RUDOLPH STORY CHARACTERS

99. ELIZABETH KAY AND WES MCKANE 99.1 THE MIX

100. LINCOLN CENTER OF THE ARTS MARCHING BAND

101. LIVE NATIVITY

102. 3 CAMELS AND MAGI

103. DR. DISCOVERO – DISCOVERY WORLD

104. CITY SWEEPER

105. SOCK MONKEYS

106. DREW OLSON AND ARMEN SARYAN BIG 920 AM

107. KETTLE MORAINE HIGH SCHOOL LASER MARCHING BAND

108. MELVIN THE WACKY WHEELER

109. SANTA CLAUS FLOAT

110. POLICE ESCORT



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  • MARCHING BANDS

    15 AWARD-WINNING BANDS

  • PARADE FLOATS

    FULL-SIZED FLOATS

  • GIANT BALLOONS

    40-FOOT HELIUM BALLOONS

  • LIVE ANIMAL ENTOURAGES

    INCLUDING CAMELS AND HORSES

  • LOCAL CELEBS

    TV AND RADIO PERSONALITIES AND LOCAL DIGNITARIES

  • COSTUMED CHARACTERS

    INCLUDING RONALD MC DONALD AND RACING SAUSAGES

  • SPECIALTY VEHICLES

    INCLUDING THE C.P. RAIL EXPRESS

  • AND, OF COURSE...

    SANTA CLAUS!