The past traditional parade contests for all organizations remain the same. Trophies will be awarded in the following categories: Best Overall, Fanciest, Most Patriotic and Best Theme.
NEW PARADE CONTESTS
The first new contest is open exclusively to Audubon residents who enter a float in the parade. Floats can be comprised of one-person, a single household, or any combination of friends and family.
- “BEST OF PARADE” Float: Prizes will be awarded based on the best overall originality, creativity, and appearance of decorations relating to the parade theme. Cash prizes are: 1st place = $500, 2nd place = $250 and 3rd place = $100.
The second new contest will reward our most enthusiastic participants.
- “SPIRIT” Award: The Spirit award will be given to any entry that has the most enthusiasm throughout the parade.
A cash prize of $200 will be awarded to the one “Spirit” award winner.
There is no entry fee. One participant in your group must be 18 years of age or older.
Baby Parade, Bike Parade, and Decorated House Competitions:
Cash prizes will be awarded for the Baby Parade, Bike Parade, and Decorated House competitions as follows: 1st place = $100, 2nd place = $75 and 3rd place = $50 in each contest. Prizes will be awarded based on the best overall originality, creativity, and appearance of decorations relating to the parade theme.
All participants for the Best of Parade, Baby parade, Bike parade, and Decorated House competitions must be registered. Registration is at the Treehouse Coffee Shop on W. Merchant Street.
The registration deadline is Tuesday, July 3. There is no registration the day of the parade.