2018 PARADE INFORMATION

Start of Parade

1800 S Stadium Drive
Edinburg, TX, 78539
United States

 

End of Parade

423 N. Closner Blvd.
Edinburg, TX, 78539
United States

 
 

To participate, click the button below for the rules and application form.

Please email your application to arts@cityofedinburg.com

The City of Edinburg and the Dustin Michael Sekula Memorial Library invite the public to participate in the upcoming Veterans Day Parade. This annual event will take place on  Saturday, November 9th at 10:00 a.m.

The Parade is open to anyone interested in participating free of charge. All applicants must complete a simple entry form of participation. Detailed information is required as it is used to announce the entries in the lineup. For more details and to download the entry form visit www.edinburgarts.com or stop by the Library and pick up a form from the Circulation Department/Front Desk.  Entry forms are due by Thursday, October 31st.

Most Patriotic Float Competition – only those individuals using a pick-up truck bed, farm wagon, flatbed truck or trailer may enter the Float Competition.  Vehicles smaller than a pick-up truck bed do not qualify to enter the competition.  Judging will be based on Overall Appearance of float and trophies will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners.

All political entries will be charged $250.00 please make checks payable to the City of Edinburg. Political entries will be placed at the end of the parade to ensure the focus is on our support and gratitude to the service given by our Veterans to our country.

The parade will commence at Richard R. Flores Stadium on 1800 S. Stadium Dr. and Palm Dr. to end on Closner Blvd. and Kuhn St. If you would like to take part in the parade contact the Edinburg Library at 956-383-6246 or stop by the library located at 1906 S. Closner Blvd. Edinburg, Texas.