The Sanataland Parade Committee has announced the theme for the 59th Annual Garden City Downtown Development Authority Santaland Parade, Saturday, November 30 at 10am. The theme of this year’s parade is “Christmas at the Movies.” “We believe this will allow parade participants to use
their creative juices when
designing floats and entries
for this year’s parade,” said
Dan York, parade committee
spokesperson. “There have
been so many great Christmas
movies, the ideas and material
The parade committee offers
awards for the top three floats
in the parade with the theme being one of the contributing factors in the judges’ decision. Last year’s float competition was won by the Burger School, followed by the Garden City Soccer Club and the GCYAA. It’s not too early to enter to be in this year’s parade. Just visit the Santaland Parade at www.santalandparade.com and follow the links to the participant forms.
Already committed for the 2019 parade are four marching bands including the host band, the Garden City Cougars, the Taylor High School Marching Band, the Robichuad Bull Dogs Drumline and new for this year, the Crestwood Charger Marching Band.
Watch for more information about the 2019 parade throughout the summer.
SANTALAND PARADE COMMITTEE AND DDA CONTINUE TITLE SPONSORSHIP FOR 2019
The Santaland Parade committee and the Garden City Downtown Development Authority are exciting to continue their decade long partnership as title sponsorship of Garden City's longest running event. Agian this year the DDA will contribute $7,000 towards the operation and management of this year's parade.
John Prosch, the chair-
man of the DDA, talked
with Dan York, from the
about the partnership
and some of the great
things going on with the GCDDA. To view the interview CLICK HERE.