Des Moines Waterland Parade
A Waterland tradition since 1959

2022 RETURN of the official Waterland Kids & Grand Parades to the Des Moines Marina District. 

It's not too late to sign up for your FREE entry into the Parade!  Support your local organization or promote your business in a fun way to your Waterland Community.  

FREE Online Registration CLICK HERE  for the GRAND PARADE

2020 Waterland Virtual Parade:

Thank you to all of the sponsors and our terrific Destination Des Moines and Rotary of Normandy Park/Des Moines for putting on the virtual Waterland Parade for 2020.  The Parade was a mix of shout outs from the community, mixed with previous year's parades and historical photos.  Enjoy!!

Waterland Parade

Waterland Parade

Waterland Wheels & Keels

Waterland Wheels & Keels

Waterland Parade

Waterland Parade

Seattle Cossacks

Seattle Cossacks

Waterland Parade Motorcycle Staging

Waterland Parade Motorcycle Staging

SeaFair Pirates Waterland Parade

SeaFair Pirates Waterland Parade

SeaFair Sanctioned Waterland Parade

SeaFair Sanctioned Waterland Parade

SeaFair Sanctioned Waterland Parade

SeaFair Sanctioned Waterland Parade

SeaFair Sanctioned Waterland Parade

SeaFair Sanctioned Waterland Parade

MV Lotus at Wooden Boat Show

MV Lotus at Wooden Boat Show

Navy Band at Waterland Parade

Navy Band at Waterland Parade