Solidarity Fest

Event Area: 
Capitol Complex
Event Location: 
Parking Lot(s)
Location Area: 
Lot 15 & 12
Event Date: 
Sep 3 2018 - 5:00am to 2:30pm
South Central Iowa Federation of Labor
Applicant's Name: 
AFL-CIO office & Mark Cooper
Applicant's Phone: 
515-265-1862 & 515-975-5627
Event Type: 
Public Event
Expected Attendance: 
Over 1000
Past events closed E 13th ST
Add'l Information: 
Citizens of Iowa and surrounding states gathering to celebrate the historical achievements of working men and women by participating in a procession starting at the State Capital and walking down Grand Ave to the Iowa State Fair Grounds. This procession has included some decorated floats pulled by trucks, cars or riding lawn mowers. There will be semi's, tractors, and other motorized vehicles also participating. Children riding bicycles, State, County and Local officials, will also be walking or riding in the parade. In the past, candy and some small items are handed out throughout the parade route.