VFW Post 4647 (3300 U Street, Antelope, CA) is proud to present the 46th Annual Memorial Day Parade honoring all those who gave their lives in defense of our great country.
- PARADE THEME: Saluting Women of the Armed Forces
- PARADE DATE: Monday, May 28th, 2012
- FORMATION TIME: 8:00 AM START TIME: 10:00 AM
- APPLICATION DEADLINE: Monday, May 21st, 2012
AWARDS: Trophies will be awarded in each category. A participation ribbon will be given to each individual participating in the parade.
All parade entries will be considered and must be approved by the Parade Committee. See the map of the parade route and forming area.
An information desk will be located in the forming area and will be staffed by our parade official. Please check in at the information desk first for directions to the apporpriate Division Captain for placement and line-up position. Please remember, for trophies, you will only be judged at the reviewing stand.
We request that with your entry, you enclose a short synopsis about your group or entry. This will permit our parade announcer to properly recognize your group at the reviewing stand. Due to time constraints, limiting the progress of the parade, we ask you to keep your announcement and any special routines you would like to perform for the judges under 20 seconds.
Awards will be presented at VFW Post 4647, located at 3300 U Street, Antelope, CA, as soon as possible following the completion of the parade.
EQUESTRIAN: SHA judging (as applicable) will only be accomplished at the assembly area. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place trophies in one Equestrian category will be determined by Parade Judges at the Reviewing Stand.
ATTENTION MOTOR VEHICLES Do not violate California Vehicle Codes. No dangerous stunts are allowed. Safety of our spectators is our foremost concern.
FOR EVERYONE’S SAFETY Do not throw souvenirs or candy from vehicles. You may walk and hand out candy or souvenirs if you wish. Just think safety when you do. Thank you for your cooperation!!
The Family Community Church will offer a Pancake Breakfast from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM (Donations accepted!!). For entrants and viewers, there will be hot dogs, sodas, and beer (plus a no-host bar) available at VFW Post 4647 following the Parade.