Lawn Parade Contest

Jul 28, 2022 to Aug 7, 2023

Thursday, August 3rd to Monday, August 7th

Location: Virtual Categories: Arts & Culture, Entertainment, Contests, Virtual

Lawn Parade Contest

You can still participate in the largest parade celebration in Manitoba, from anywhere in the world. Decorate your lawn in Icelandic themed finery and show your Viking spirit from to August 3rd to August 7th at 10:00 AM CST Get creative and pull out the blue and red streamers and the makeshift Vikings and compete to win. Enter from anywhere in the world! Winners announced Monday, August 2nd on our social media platforms and website.

Add to your display with a festival lawn sign

How to Enter:

  • Submit your entry to with the following between August 3rd to August 7th at 10:00 AM CST to be considered for judging

Entry Information

  • Submission Category (choose one of the following)
    Best Cultural Entry
    Best Children’s/Family Entry
    Judge’s Award/Best Overall Entry
  • Submission Title  
  • Address (not publicly shown, applicable only if our photographer takes photos of local entries)  
  • Image upload (Upload up to 4 images)


The lawn parade is open to all entries and is free of charge. Entries fall under the following categories:

  • Cultural
  • Children / Family
  • Special Groups

Visit our parade page for more information and details on our in-person event


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Icelandic Festival of Manitoba

Festival Gift Shop / Office 

Spring/Summer Hours 
Monday to Thursday, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM 
Or by appointment 

General Inquiries:
Phone: 1 (204) 642-7417

107-94 1st Avenue
Gimli, Manitoba, R0C 1B1