The City of Madison is pleased to announce that professional basketball player and former
Madison Cub Danny Gibson will be the Grand Marshal of the 4 th of July Madison Regatta Parade
sponsored by German American Bank.
Danny Gibson is a 2002 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. Danny graduated from
Madison, earning letters in basketball, football, and track. As a senior, he led the Cubs with 19 points
and 6 assists per game in basketball and was the state leader in receiving yards in football.
After Madison, he attended Olney Central Community College and University of Southern
Indiana before embarking on a 13-year professional career in Europe, playing in the countries of
Germany, Greece, Poland, Bulgaria, Holland, France, and Turkey. He has achieved numerous awards in
his time as a professional basketball player as an individual (All-League honors in 2010, 2015, 2016, and
2017) and on various teams (winner of Dutch Cup in 2010, Polish Cup in 2014, and the Bulgarian
Supercup in 2017).
The 4th of July Madison Regatta Parade will take place on Main Street from Jefferson to
Cragmont Street and begins at 7:00pm on Friday, July 5th . Applications to be in the parade are available
. The parade is one of many activities associated with the Madison Regatta and
Roostertail Music Festival, which will take place on July 5th , 6th and 7th on the riverfront in Historic
Madison Indiana. Wristbands for the Regatta & Roostertail Music Festival are available at