Completed entries must be submitted online no later than midnight Friday, November 9, 2018. You may apply HERE.
All applications MUST be submitted online. No fax, posted or other applications will be accepted.
Any donation you can include with your application to help defray costs would be appreciated. Make checks payable to Santa Maria Breakfast Rotary.
Parade is limited to 103 entries – We expect to reach our limit early, so submit your application as soon as possible.
*Commercial Floats: May carry the name of only the sponsoring firm or organization in addition to a theme wording.
Emphasis: The use of lights
Judging & Awards: More Prizes! This year we again hope to promote the use of lights and will make cash awards totaling $4,500! First place prizes are $350 and second place prizes are $150 will be given out in each of the following seven categories:
The awards will be selected during the parade and will be announced in the Santa Maria Times on the Sunday immediately after the Parade. Each entry will also receive a large rosette. The rosettes will be given out a the start of the Parade.
The parade is free but interested people can help ensure the success, and continuance of the parade by sponsoring of awards, cookies, ribbon, lights, etc. Sponsorships range from $25 to $1000. Please contact the Parade Hotline at Santa Maria Valley YMCA 937-8521 ext. 225 if you are interested in sponsoring.