Date: July 5, 2013 6:00 pm

Venue: Downtown Sioux City

Cost: FREE

Time: 6:00pm

The Big Parade is back! This year’s route starts at the Tyson Events Center, heads north on Pearl St., then east on Fourth St. to Iowa St. The Parade will feature more bands, drums, and BEADS than ever before!

The Parade kicks off at 6pm, followed by the Mardi Gras Festivale inside the Sioux City Convention Center at 7:30pm. And a performance by a live Zydeco band and fireworks at dusk ends the night!

Come early and stake out your seat at this year’s Big Parade! Enjoy the FREE entertainment in Sioux City on Friday, July 5th!

Date: July 6, 2013

Venue: Grandview Park

Cost: FREE

Time: 12pm - 10:30pm

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It’s the Upper Midwest’s premiere FREE outdoor music festival! Great Southern Bank presents Saturday in the Park Saturday, July 6th!

This year’s line-up:
Melissa Etheridge
Sublime with Rome
Dirty Heads
ZZ Ward
Tallgrass

Plus, this year’s festival features outstanding food vendors, Arts Alley with handmade works from all over the region, and a Second Stage line-up you won’t want to miss!

Make plans to get to Grandview Park early, and stay for the day! The festival kicks off at 12 noon, and ends with fireworks at dusk!