Limited Quantities of Mardis Gras Beads
Will be Available to Purchase by the Case (720 strings) $55.00 per case.
They can be picked up the morning of the parade at parade registration at University Ave/Woodland Blvd by the Cummings Gym.
Those that pre-ordered can pick theirs up at the same location!
Dog Costume Contest Update
Competition will take place at the corner of University and Woodland Blvd next to the Cummings Gym.
Reminder this year’s theme is Dogs Will Rock You!
On site registration will open at 8:00 am for day of people and pre-registered to check in.
You must Check in by 9:15am and judging will be from 9:15 am to 10 am
10:15 winners will be announced and sashes given
10:30 we will get all costumed dogs to their place in the parade line up so they are ready to start the parade at 11am.
Winners will be taken from the end of the parade to Indiana Ave so they will be ready to be announced onstage at about 12:15 pm
Parade Line Information:
We are so excited to see you along the parade route on Saturday, February 22, 2020!
Please visit our website - Kreweofamalee.com, click on online registration, click on participants updates - Mardi Gras Beads are for sale for $55.00 a case! Purchase your beads to join in the parade fun!
Judging for first place in the following categories: Best Float, Best Theme Decorated Entry, and Best Business/ Group Walking Entry. Winners will be texted during the parade.
Attached is a map of the lineup and your assignment along the route. PLEASE note the line up is in ABC order your position number is to the right of your name it says...Number __ next to it. For example, Adams Cameron Company Realtors is listed first but they are Number 74 in the lineup.
Even Numbers will be on the West Side of the street( same side of the street as Stetson University President's house and Cummings Gym) and odd numbers will be on the East side of the street ( ElizabethHall)
9:00 Parade Registration Information opens by Cummings Gym
9:30 Float and Vehicle Line up
10:30 Latest walking entries can line up
10:30 Parade Judging along the lineup
11:00 Parade Starts
Winners will be announced @ 12:45 pm on the stage after the parade on Indiana Avenue.
After the parade join us on Indiana Avenue for a family fun festival until 3:00 pm. Activities for people and dogs will include entertainment, dog demonstrations, vendors, entertainment, and music. Vendors will be on hand to show off their products and services. The entire event is open to the public and admission is free!
Parade Layout – Where is my spot?
We are looking forward to a great festival this weekend!
Please check in with us at the corner of Woodland Blvd and West Indiana Ave between 7:00-8:00 am to receive your vendor number space. All vehicles need to be removed from the street by 8:30.
Please note Indiana Avenue will close at 8:30 AM. All vendors enter on Alabama to Indiana and exit on Florida since Woodland is closed. Information booth will be set up on the corner of Woodland Boulevard and West Indiana. Vendors can utilize the parking lots located back on East Indiana after unloading. Looking forward to a fun filled day!!!
♪♫♬ Dogs Will Rock You! ♪♫♬
7AM-8AM Vendor Checkin
8AM-9AM Dog Registration
9:15AM-10AMDog Costume Contest
9:00AM Parade Registration Information Booth opens in front of Cummings Gym
9:30AM Float and Vehicle line up
10:30AM Latest Walking entries line up
10:30AM Parade Judging (winners announced at 12:45PM) on stage (Business Walker, Best Float, Best Car)
11:00AM Parade Starts (Parade Route will run from Michigan to Howry Avenue)
Festival: East & West Indiana Avenue 10:00AM – 3:00PM
* Awards to Parade and Costume Winners
* Activities for Dogs and Children
* Vendors and Merchants Open for Business
* Children’s Play Area (West of Old Courthouse)
* Adoptable Pets
* Traditional New Orleans Food
* Food Vendors
* Live Music
* Dog Demonstrations
* 12:15PM Dog Winners announced on Stage
* 12:30PM Royalty announced on Stage
* 12:45PM Parade Winners announced on Stage
* 1:00PM Dancers, Animal Acts, Music