The Garden City DDA has one again stepped up to serve as the title sponsor of the Downtown Garden City Santaland Parade. This is the sixth year that the DDA has been the title sponsor of the parade.
The Downtown Development Authority's contribution of $5,000 will cover the costs of police overtime and barricades to make the parade possible. The Garden City DDA has been involved in sponsoring the parade at some level for a number of years now and the Santaland Parade Committee is tremendously grateful for their support along with all of the other great businesses and institutions that have made the parade such a success in recent years.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 29 AT 10AM.
The theme for this year's parade is "Christmas through the Decades." Participants are encouraged to consider the theme when planning their floats and entries. Use of the theme is one of the criteria for the float competition the awards plaques to the top three floats. Participant entry forms can be filled out online or mailed in.
To view both the online and PDF versions of the forms CLICK HERE.
Theme Announced & Participant Entry Forms Available for the 2014 Downtown Garden City Santaland Parade
HEMMING, POLACZYK, CRONIN, WITTHOFF & BENNETT, PC
Mayor Randy and Linda Walker
JETS PIZZA ($100)
Fund Raising Underway for this Year's Parade
Donations have already begun coming in for this year's Downtown Garden City
Santaland Parade. The parade is completely self-funded and run exclusively from the donations it received along with some entry fees for commercial groups. To read the press release about the fund-raising CLICK HERE. To download the fund raising packet CLICK HERE.
Miss Michigan 2014 to be One of this
Year's Grand Marshalls
KT Maviglia, Miss Michigan 2014, will be one of the 54th Santaland Parade Grand Marshalls. The parade has a long history of Miss Michigan winners in the parade and the Parade Committee is honored to have Miss Maviglia join that list. For more info on KT CLICK HERE.