Bluffdale has a long-standing tradition of a great parade! 

The parade will start at 9 am on August 12, 2023, at the Summit Academy - Independence Campus at 15327 S Noell Nelson Drive and head north on Noell Nelson to Harmon Day Drive. After turning west on Harmon Day Drive, the parade will continue to the new Day Ranch Park (1156 W Rochelle Day Drive). 

There is lots of space along the parade route to watch! Parking can be found at the following locations: 

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Buildings at 15399 S Heritage Crest Way, 15120 S Noell Nelson Drive (until 8:30 am), and 1304 W Cinch Way

Hidden Valley Middle School Parking Lot at 15410 S Harmon Day Drive

Independence Park (until 8:30 am) at 15245 S Noell Nelson Drive

(Google Map)

Denny Neilson, Parade Grand Marshall

Denny Neilson on his proudest dayI have loved, served, and lived in Bluffdale for 93 years.  

  • 1997 Citizen of the Year 
  • Lions Club
  • Volunteer Fire Department
  • Certified EMT
  • Elementary Centennial Grove
  • Christmas Tree Lighting
  • Babe Ruth/Little League Baseball
  • History Book:  Bluffdale:  One of a kind
  • US Army Korean War
  • American Legion Post 140 Member/Commander
  • Memorial Day Poetry 
  • Honor Flight Veteran
  • Southern States Mission
  • Ward, Stake Region Athletic Director
  • Truck Driver Milk Hauler

I enjoy gardening, camping, and fishing.  I have treasured living in truly is "ONE OF A KIND".

Denny Neilson

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