Registration now open for participants, floats, marching bands, among others
Band together with family, friends and neighbors to “Get Your Groove On” for the Sun and Sea Parade! Or, if you are a member of a local community group or work for a local business, you too can enter the Sun & Sea Festival Parade at 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 16 and celebrate the City of Imperial Beach’s 60th Birthday.
This year’s theme is “Celebrate the 60’s” so parade participants are encouraged to decorate their floats and come in costume. Prizes will be awarded for the: Best Hippies, Best Tie Dye, Best Flower Power, Best 60’s Beach Party, and a grand prize will be awarded for the Best Celebration of the 60’s. Awards will be presented at 11 a.m. at the Pier Plaza Main Stage. Also, new this year, participants are asked to refrain from giving out printed materials in an effort to respect the environment and to “Go Green”.
There is no charge to enter the parade, but participants must apply through the online application. This will provide all the information you need to know about participation. The deadline to submit your parade application is Friday, June 24, 2016.
Submit your parade entry on-line at the Sun & Sea Festival website: http://sunandseafestival.com/parade-entry-application/
You may download the PDF form and print the application which can be faxed to 619-699-1995 or emailed to Parade@SunandSeaFestival.com. All entries will be confirmed by email or phone.
All parade questions should be addressed to Parade@SunandSeaFestival.com or by calling Tessa Lero at (619) 699-1991.