Hello parade applicants,
Thanks for your interest in the 2023 Holiday Parade, presented by Bojangles! The event will take place on Saturday, Nov. 18 at 11 AM.
The Asheville Holiday Parade is a complex event with many moving parts, dozens of staff and volunteers, and more than 100 entries. It only runs smoothly if everyone follows the rules, implements our guidelines and follows direction from organizers. Please consider your neighbors and work toward the best interest of the overall event as you make plans and communicate with your group.
2023 Theme: Snow Globe
Grand Marshal announced soon.
START BY READING THE RULES AND INFO FOR PARTICIPANTS.
Our parade committee will evaluate parade applications based on creativity and effort, so please plan carefully before submitting this application. Not all entries will be accepted. Your submission will also help us with planning, so be as specific and accurate as possible. NOTIFICATION IS REQUIRED IF INFO CHANGES.
Deadline Monday, October 2nd at 5pm.
Applications will only be evaluated if payment is received. You will need to fill out the entire application to submit it (online only), and answers cannot be saved, so please gather your info prior. If your entry is not accepted, your payment will be returned.
Looking forward to another great parade!
Asheville Downtown Association
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Sponsors and Partners make the Parade possible. Thanks to Bojangles, Explore Asheville, Ingles Markets, City of Asheville, Go Mini's Portable Storage, Winter Lights at the NC Arboretum, Deerfield, A Look at Asheville, Sun Soo Martial Arts, WLOS, Star 104.3, 99.9 Kiss Country, Kudzu Brands, Kimpton Hotel Arras, Aloft Asheville Downtown, Asheville Color & Imaging.
Sponsorship opportunities are still available, email email@example.com for more details.