The Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival Parade will be televised live throughout Iowa on Mediacom’s local programming channel, MC22, on Saturday, June 24 at 10:00 am.

The Freedom Festival Parade will be held in downtown Cedar Rapids. Media personalities Justin Roberts and Chris Jensen will be the event hosts for the MC22 telecast. “Marching Forward Together” is this year’s parade theme and awards will be given for the following categories:

  • Judges’ Choice
  • Most Patriotic
  • Originality / Best Use of Theme
  • Best Performance / Use of Music
  • The Leonard Pfeifer Award – Best Original Float

The awards ceremony will immediately follow the parade at Greene Square. Scheduled Freedom Festival Events will be held throughout the day, benefitting the military and Cedar Rapids community.

Mediacom video subscribers in Iowa can watch live coverage of the parade on MC22 CH. 22, 722, or 822, or the live stream at

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Katie Reeder
Public Relations Specialist, Mediacom