EVENT DETAILS -Saturday, March 16th, 5-10pm in Downtown Burlington -Parade 7pm -Family Fun & Food 5-8pm -Beer Garden & Live Music 5-10pm
PARADE PARTICIPATION ELIGIBILITY 1. Downtown Burlington Business (Must be a part of the Main Street District (MSD)) 2. Non-Profit (501(c)3) 3. Community (Burlington Resident) 4. Event Sponsor (Please see sponsorship application for more information)
CRITERIA FOR GOLF CARTS -If using a golf cart, it must be decorated in a St. Paddy's Day theme -The theme must be in good taste. It must not include any political, religious, ethnic, sexual or inappropriate references. -Golf cart must have signage with the name representing your business or organization. Community entries may use family name or create name based on theme.
FEES -Golf Cart rentals from Recreation & Parks - $50 -Use of Personal Golf Cart - $25 -Other parade units may enter for free if 501(c)3 -Fees are due upon receiving acceptance into the parade. If you are accepted, we will contact you regarding payment options. CRITERIA FOR OTHER PARADE UNITS -Unique parade unit (ex: unicycle team, life-size puppets, go-carts, green themed is a must) -Participation by approval or invitation only ***Please note there are limited spaces for non-golf cart parade units***
APPLICATION PROCESS -Applications are due by Friday, February 15th at 5:00pm -Decisions will be made and applicants will be notified via email the week of February 18th NEXT STEPS -Upon acceptance an email will be sent with details regarding set-up time, location, maps and more If you have any questions regarding the event or application process please contact Emily Crowley at firstname.lastname@example.org or Caitlin Brown at email@example.com