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City Seeks Participants for 2016 Veteran's Day Parade
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17 August 2016   Alison Zelms

City Seeks Participants for 2016 Veteran’s Day Parade 

PRESCOTT, AZ  (August 17, 2016) - The City of Prescott is pleased to announce that for the third consecutive year, the annual Veteran’s Day Parade will be held in downtown Prescott, Friday, November 11, 2016.  The parade will begin promptly at 11:00 a.m., following a brief 10:30 a.m. ceremony at Courthouse Plaza.

This year’s parade theme is:  Honoring Military Women:  Past, Present and Future.  The City of Prescott is inviting parade entrants from the community to compete in six categories this year.  Each entry category will have a first palace winner and all entries will compete for a Best overall award.   The categories are:

  • Fraternal Organizations
  • Motorized Groups
  • Music 
  • Marching Units
  • Hospital entries by Veterans
  • Non-Profit Organizations
There is no fee to enter, and application forms and rules can be found on the Recreation Services section of the City website, under the Programs and Special Events tab, or entering this link in your web browser: http://www.prescott-az.gov/_d/2016_veteran_day_parade_app.pdf.  Individuals and groups interested in participating in the parade are asked to return your entry form no later than October 21, 2016, to assure proper staging and information prior to the event.  Please direct questions or completed applications to Michelle Stacy-Schroeder, Recreation Coordinator, at (928) 777-1552.

 

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