The Spectacle of Bands Parade

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 7:00 pm sharp
You are invited to participate in our annual parade in conjunction with our Farmers Fair by entering a float or marching group. No entry fee.

Deadline for registering is August 31, 2017.

NO RAIN DATE FOR PARADE

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PARADE ROUTE
The parade will form at the New Holland Park and proceed west on Jackson Street, north on Custer, east on Broad, south on Railroad,
east on Main, and south on Kinzer to the park.
The judges stand is located on East Main Street across from the Liberty Fire Company at the end of the route.

RESERVED SEATS
Reserved seats will be available across from the judges stand and can be obtained by contacting Jan at (717) 445-9902.

RESTRICTIONS
1. The parade is a continuous moving event with no pausing at any of the judging areas en route throughout the parade.
2. No animals are allowed to pull any floats or vehicles without written permission of the parade chairman. No hot rods, mini bikes, or hot cycles.
3. Handouts at curbside to spectators are permitted. Throwing is not permitted.
4. No commercial trucks allowed to participate unless they are a flat bed type used for float purposes.
5. Band sponsors are allowed one commercial vehicle to follow or precede the unit their firm is sponsoring.
6. Trophies given for: Best Music, Best Marching, Best Band Front in Classes A, B & C, Overall Winner, Best Twirler, Best Drum Major, and Best Musical Unit.


2017 PRIZE LIST


Most Beautiful or Outstanding Float Commercial
First Prize $175.00
Second Prize $125.00
Third Prize $100.00

Most Beautiful or Outstanding Float Non-Commercial
First Prize $150.00
Second Prize $100.00
Third Prize $75.00

Best Appearing Religious Float
First Prize $150.00
Second Prize $100.00
Third Prize $50.00

Youth Groups Floats
First Prize $100.00
Second Prize $75.00
Third Prize $50.00

Youth Groups Marchers

First Prize $100.00
Second Prize $75.00
Third Prize $50.00

Best Appearing Baton Twirling Unit
First Prize $100.00
Second Prize $75.00
Third Prize $50.00




CONTACT INFORMATION (please fill out all fields.)
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PARADE REGISTRATION INFORMATION (please fill out all fields, enter 0 if the amount does not apply.)
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Parade Entry Specifics:

Band Baton Corp or Drum Baton Corp



Note for Floats: Will your float use sound amplification equipment?

Band Front Information please indicate either "Yes" or "No" for any unit in your band front.

Color Guard Unit:

Rifle Squad (not part of Color Guard)

Pom Poms Unit:

Guide On's:

Silk Squad:

Majorette or Swing Flag Unit:

Bagpipe or Fife and Drum Unit:

Feature Twirlers:

Head Drum Major of Unit:


Prize Catagories

(no charge)



Bands


(A check for travel expenses will be mailed to the band director the following day of the parade)

Please select which class you want to be entered in:

Note: Junior High Schools will be scored and included in the band competition.


Baton Corp and Drum Baton Corp

(leave 0 if not in Baton Corp)

Do you have Music or Percussion?

Will Corp have a vehicle following?

Will Corp have a Float to be Judged?
(Judging will be based upon Appearance, Skill and Showmanship)

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PARADE CHAIRMAN
Barry Hoffard
21 North Custer Avenue
New Holland, PA 17557
(717) 354-7183
rbarryhof@comcast.net


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