The Summerfest parade will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 29, with line up at the Pine River-Backus School parking lot beginning at 12:30 p.m.
The theme for the parade is “Heritage Past, Let’s Make it Last.”
There is no charge to be in the parade, and $25 Pine River Chamber gift certificates will be awarded to winning entries in a number of categories.
2012 parade winners
Best Organizational: Pine River-Backus Schools
First National Bank-Jenkins Branch
Best Color Guard: Pine River American Legion &
Best Chamber of Commerce:
Menahga Chamber of Commerce
Best Musical: Bemidji Marching Band
Most Comical: Cass County Fair
Mayor’s Choice: Gaudy Hat Garden Ladies
Pine River Royalty Choice: Pine River State Bank
Judge’s Choice: Waste Partners
Best Horse Unit: Grand Marshal Dick Houston