The 31st Annual “Daffodils on Parade”

Date: Saturday, April 30th, 2022
Time: 11:30 am

This year’s theme is: “Positively Meriden”

The popular Daffodils on Parade will occur rain or shine. Thousands participate in the parade each year, including local residents, school children, school bands, and a variety of local groups riding in hometown-built floats extolling their organization and the parade’s theme.

Daffodil Parade Sphinx Daffodil Parade Ben Franklin School Float

For Parade Participants:

Participants are expected to show up at their designated staging area at the time listed on their acceptance letter. If there are any concerns, please contact one of the parade coordinators: Donna DeRosa or Jane Dunn at Or call the Festival Hotline: 203-238-1315 (April 1 to May 1 only).

Join This Year’s Parade! Use the above link and send an email with the info!