Pedestrian Parade Event

Cruising Back to the ’50s Pedestrian Parade
August 15th, 2014

Put on your poodle skirt & bobby socks or leather jackets & Brylcreem and enter the
“Cruising Back to the 50’s”
Pedestrian Parade”. 

By entering the parade in costume, walking or with a pedestrian pulled “wagon-float” (the kind you pull your kids in), you can win cash prizes of $150 for the top family/group entry
or $25- $50 for the top single entry.

The parade is open to all ages.

Registration in advance is $2 for individual entries or $5 for group entries .  The day of the event individual intries pay $5 and groups pay $10. Registration form here.

Check-in at the corner of Market and 3rd Streets.
On-Site registration 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Pre-Registered check-in 6 – 6:30 p.m.

Parade step off is 7:00 p.m.~ same place.

Judging is based on creativity, showmanship and theme.

No decorating restrictions apply but it is a family festival,
so for the sake of the kids and grandmothers, discretion is advised.

The Summerfest parade has featured the North Caroline High School Band of Blue, the Colonel Richardson High School Marching Band, jugglers, stilt walkers, dancers, crowned princesses, local dignitaries, the Shriner’s Mini Boats, and hopefully YOU!