DEADLINE TO ENTER: June 15, 2015 (in order to have signs completed and vehicles reserved)
VEHICLES: It is recommended that you provide your own vehicle, if able. We ask that you meet your vehicle and driver at the registration tent after checking in and that you ARRIVE at Lord Fairfax Community College NO LATER THAN 4:30 pm.
LINEUP: Parade number assignments will be given at the parade line up. The parade lineup will begin at 3:30 p.m. on the parking lot of Lord Fairfax Community College, on the north end of town on Route 11. We will be ending parade registration at 4:30 p.m., in order to begin the parade on time.
PARADE ROUTE: The parade route flows through the town of Middletown, beginning from the parking lot of Lord Fairfax Community College. From LFCC, the parade flows south on Main Street (Route 11), turns east on Fifth Street, north on Church Street and ends at First Street. The route is approximately one mile long.
PARADE RULES: During the parade, we ask that none of our entries throw ANYTHING from moving vehicles. If you wish to give candy or handouts, please walk along the roadsides and hand it out. We also ask that you please do not use excessive sirens, air horns, etc. NO ALCOHOL! Please help us keep our parade safe! The parade committee has the right to deny entry into the parade due to an applicant for late entry, or anything that might be offensive or deemed inappropriate or unsafe.
INCLEMENT WEATHER & ANNOUNCEMENTS: Please keep an eye on the event’s Facebook page and on the fire company’s Facebook page for weather-related announcements. Please keep an eye on the weather forecast/radar for the day. Our main goal is everyone’s safety.
Website: https://middletownfire.com/4thparade/ Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/288447548239817/
Questions? Contact Megan Bowers at firstname.lastname@example.org or 540-247-1913.