2021 Torchlight Parade Marshal – Scott Neumeister


Former Torchlight Parade Marshals

YearTorchlight Parade Marshal
2019-2020Scott Skogen
2018Chuck Thoftne
2017Tim Colgan
2016Louie Ferris
2015Mark Terpstra*
2014Scott Mihalovic
2013Patti Lokken
2012Jane Molstad
2011Paul Borsheim
2010Bill Bush
2009Jerry Thompson
2008Paul Stuhr
2007Steven Hole
2006Scott Erickson
2005Arland Peterson
2004Joe Maier
2003Merl Strong
2002Terry LaFleur*
2001Ken Wing
2000Bud Loomis & Dave Loomis*
1999Mike Abraham
1998Dick Merfeld
1997Dave Berger
1996Donna Berry*
1995Randy Eddy, Sr.
1994Ken Garves*
1993Mary Patros*
1992Joe Addis*
1991Elwood Harebo
1990Dick Morkwed*
1989Mark Doolittle
1988Jack Kraft*
1987Gerald Besl*
1986Robert Gavin*
1985V.A. Krajewski*
1984Terry Erickson
1983Frank Butkovich*
1982Howie Birnbaum*
1981Dave Skogen
1980Bob McCann*
1979Lynden Gjerde*
1978Wes Denny
1977Bob Allen*
1976Deak Swanson
1975Roscoe Short*
1974Burton Smith*
1973Ray Nibbe*
1972Margaret Niles*
1971Vern Bloss*
* Fondly Remembered

Parade Marshal Nomination

Know Someone that should “Lead the Way?” Nominate a Parade Marshal today using the Parade Marshal nomination form!

Submit your nomination for a 2020 Parade Marshal by completing the online form linked below.

Your nominee should be a person who:

  • has contributed positively to the good of the community through leadership and outstanding accomplishments
  • is someone of good character that is well-respected
  • is a resident for at least 10 years within 20-mile radius of La Crosse
  • is actively involved and well-known in La Crosse community
  • is well-known, well-liked, friendly and outgoing
  • has the time to devote to Oktoberfest activities!

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