The Student Executive Board is thrilled to invite the Vermillion Area Community to the annual Dakota Days celebration. Designed with the community and university in mind, the festivities feature various exciting events that strengthen community-campus relations as well as Coyote pride.

Registration Information

To register for the parade, please complete the registration form and return to:

Dakota Days Committee-Student Services
Muenster University Center
University of South Dakota
414 E. Clark St.
Vermillion, SD 57069

If you plan on participating in the parade and would like to apply for a sponsorship donation, please complete and return the sponsorship application to the above address. *This donation is only available to student organizations.

Please contact dakotadays@usd.edu with any questions.

Parade Route

Parade Route

  • Check-in is on the corner of East Main Street and Norbeck Street
  • Parade line-up will occur in Vermillion High School parking lot and filter out of North parking lot entrance onto Main Street (marked by dotted line)
  • The parade route begins near corner of Main Street and Prentis Street and proceeds to the corner of Main Street and Washington Street (marked by solid line.)

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