Want an easy way to help support the parade at no cost to you? Visit krogercommunityrewards.com and search for our organization by name or by our ID # 88071. When you designate us as benefactor, your parade receives a percentage of your grocery bill as a donation from Kroger themselves. It’s a win win for everyone!
Participants can now enter to be a part of this year’s parade – just follow link on right for parade applications. Be sure to read and understand all the FAQs, rules and regulations listed on our website. For the latest updates and news, join us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter!
We are excited to announce we are now accepting applications for vendors who would like to be a part of this year’s 2014 Christmas Parade. Follow the link on the right side of the page to submit your application. Once your entry is submitted and payment received, you should receive notification of acceptance. If for some reason your application is rejected and you are unable to participate, your entry fee will be refunded in its entirety. For the latest updates and news, join us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter!
We have revamped our sponsor program and each level of sponsorship comes with its own little perk. We will begin accepting parade entry and vendor applications the first week of August, but you can sign up to be a sponsor now!
See our new packages by going to Christmas Parade Sponsor Packages
The date of the 2014 Owensboro Christmas Parade will be Saturday, November 22, 2014.
The theme for this year’s parade is “Christmas Miracles”.
Our downloads page includes a template you can print and write a letter to Santa. Santa’s helpers will collect the letters at the parade and get them to Santa himself. We also have a fun Christmas word search for kids that you can print out. Go to our downloads page by clicking Downloads
This year due to construction in the heart of Downtown Owensboro, the Christmas Parade is forced to alter its start time and parade route… Full Story
This year we are proud to announce that Owensboro’s very own Jenny Beth Willis has been named Grand Marshal. At just 18 years old, Jenny Beth recently made it to the Top 40 finalists for the 2013 season of the hit TV show American Idol out of the tens of thousands that auditioned. Jenny Beth tried out for the show over a period of four months, which included auditions in both Hollywood and Las Vegas. We are very proud of Jenny Beth and enjoyed watching one of our very own on national television. Full Story
Everyone check out our Twitter account! Be sure to follow us at @OWBparade for all the latest updates and announcements!