WESTERN FEST - GRANDE PARADE SATURDAY, JUNE 23rd, 2018 PARADE BEGINS - 1:00 pm LINE UP BEGINS - NOON
Greetings from Granite Falls! Plans are underway for our 2018 Western Fest Celebration, held in conjunction with the Western Fest Stampede Rodeo. Please come and help us celebrate our 30th Anniversary! Our Grande Parade will be held on Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 at 1:00 PM. We extend an invitation to you to participate in our parade. Each year our parade draws an exceptional crowd and wonderful units to entertain them. We hope that you are able to join us and eagerly await your response. If you are aware of any other interested parties, persons, or organizations, please forward this information.
Parade Participation ~ To participate, please fill out and e-mail or return the enclosed "Entry Form" by May 31st, 2018. Suggested Donation ~ Please enclose the suggested donation of $30.00 to ensure your spot and name in the parade program. We ask you to donate the $30.00 as it is increasingly important in order to cover rising costs experienced each year. Parade Confirmation / Unit Number ~ We will confirm your entry and send back or e-mail all necessary information prior to the parade. Late entries will be considered, but no promises can be made. To help us avoid any confusion, PLEASE RSVP by the date listed. Parade Line-up ~ We do our very best to accommodate ONLY special circumstance unit line up requests. ONLY the following special circumstances apply: If you have another parade or performance to attend on this day. All Veterans, Patriotic, and Color Guard units WILL be placed at the head of the parade. A special health condition / concern. These are the only special requests we are able to accommodate. Vehicles ~ Each parade unit WILL BE responsible for obtaining their own vehicle.
Thank you for your cooperation and we look forward to seeing you! Any further questions please call 320-564-4070 for Daphne or leave a message. Sincerely, Western Fest Parade Committee