JOIN US AND MARCH ALONG!
HOW TO ENTER?
It’s easy to register!
Fill out the form below and complete by April 2019.
It is highly encouraged that mostly children walk in the parade and embrace the theme.
DON’T HAVE A GROUP TO MARCH WITH?
No problem! Show up at the check-in table on Emerson St. by University Ave. by 9:30am on parade day & march with the category: Palo Alto Friends, Family and Pets. Come in theme related costume & march with us! For pet safety, please make sure that all pets are on leashes or appropriately housed. Bring water for your pets as well as bags to clean up after your pet.
PALO ALTO WEEKLY FLOAT CONTEST:
Show off your creativity by entering your float! Floats will be judged during the parade route. Judging criteria includes overall theme, public appeal, craftsmanship, proportions, animation and/or special effects, and ingenuity. 3rd place winner receives $125. 2nd place winner receives $250. 1st place winner receives $500. Only non-commercial floats are eligible for cash prizes. Winners will be announced at the May Fête Fair. Complete the entry from below and check the box labeled non-commercial float.
Complete the form by April 2019.
In concern for safety, throwing of giveaways during the parade is not permitted.