Parade Entry Form

Allen Rotary Christmas Parade 2019

Sunday, December 8, 2019, at 2:00 p.m.
Theme: Tidings of Comfort and Joy

 
 
PARADE RULES
  •  The Rotary Clubs’ entry will be the ONLY float allowed to featureSanta Claus.
  • Each float/entry must sign up individually and can have a MAXIMUM of two (2) components (cars, trucks,motorized apparatus, etc.). Groups with DIFFERENT troop/club numbers must submit separate entries. Oneentry form will not be allowed to represent multiple troops/clubs. Animal entries can have up to 20 animals on 1 entry; if more than 20 animals a 2nd entry will be required.
  •  Indicate below if there is another group you would like to walk with and we will do our best to accommodatethese requests when ordering theparade.
  •  You will be notified of your spot in the parade on Tuesday, December 3rd via email. Staging will be allowed to beginat 11:00 a.m. at your designated parade spot. You MUST be in your designated spot in the parade order no later than 1:00PM.
  •  All motorized entries (trucks, trailers, motorcycles, cars) and all animal entries enter ONLY from North Cedar Drive at Exchange.
  •  Drop off parade participants at the Allen High School parking lot near tennis courts or at North Cedar Drive just south of Exchange Parkway
  •  In the event of a weather cancellation, registration fees are NON-REFUNDABLE. Weather cancellationwill be determined by the Allen Police Department and the Rotary Parade Committee on the day of the event.
  •  Be creative and have fun! Certificates will be awarded to entries that take top honors in their category (see below) anda trophy will be awarded to the Grand Prize Winner. Winners will be announced the Monday after the parade and notified via email!
PARADE ROUTE
The parade will begin at North Cedar Drive and St. Mary’s Drive, proceed southbound to Main Street; turn right on Main
Street; turn right on Allen Drive and end at Allen Drive and St. Mary’s Drive at the traffic circle.

CANDY
To ensure the safety of participants and viewers, City ordinance does not allow throwing candy or any other item into the
crowd. Candy may be distributed by walkers along curbside.
 
ENTRY FEES & REGISTRATION
Registration is due by NOVEMBER 15th. Non-profits registration fee is $40.00 and business registration is $50.00. Entry fees increase $10.00 after November 15th. The final day for accepting entries will be Monday, December 2nd. If you have a question about the parade call Regina Taylor at 972-727-0362