Blossomtime Festival Inc.

2330 S. Cleveland Ave., St. Joseph, 49085 (directions)


Held on the first Saturday in May the Grand Floral Parade now lasts some two hours and boasts of over 125 units including floats, bands, clowns, costumed characters, antique cars and tractors and many other special units including the famed Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Motorcycle Drill Team celebrating their 50th consecutive appearance leading the Parade. Participants and spectators come from all over the Midwest. The parade now hosts 200,000 spectators annually. It is telecast live regionally by WSBT Television the CBS affiliate from South Bend IN. and is broadcast by WSJM radio of Benton Harbor and receives coverage by many newspapers and magazines.


The 2019 Blossomtime Fashion Show Presents Fashion Forward from Coast to Coast

Saturday 23rd of February 2019 - Sunday 24th of March 2019

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

LMC Grand Upton Hall

Join us this Saturday, February 23rd

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Blossomtime Youth Parade

Thursday 2nd of May 2019

St. Joseph High School, 2521 Stadium Drive, St. Joseph, MI - Dickinson Stadium

The Blossomtime Festival will hold its annual Parade for youngsters from preschool through middle school age on Thursday, May 2nd, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at Dickinson Stadium, St. Joseph High School. The theme this year is “America, the Places You’ll Go"!

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Blossomtime Grand Floral Parade

Saturday 4th of May 2019

Downtown St. Joseph and Benton Harbor

The crown jewel of the Blossomtime Festival---the Grand Floral Parade!!

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40th Annual Run for the Buds 5K Run/Walk - Blossomtime Festival

Saturday 4th of May 2019

Ship Street, St. Joseph, MI

We're celebrating our 40th Run for the Buds! Mark your calendar and lace up your running shoes…it’s Blossomtime and that means we’re gearing up for the 40th Annual “Run for the Buds.”

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