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Beginning of Parade

Beginning of Parade

MHS Band

MHS Band

Parade Contestant

Parade Contestant

OLD SETTLERS DAY PARADE - Starts 11:00 am

2017 Parade Contest Winners

Sweepstakes Winner: CARSON BANK

Clubs & Organizations

1. South KS Square Dancers

2. Lucky 7 Saddle Club

3. Kansas Kountry Kloggers

Church

1. Faith Luthern Church

2. Aviator Church

Commercial

1. Casey's General Store

2. Iverson & Westfall Plumbing

3. Set Free Dance Studios

Youth

1. Little Miss Pioneer

2. Girl Scouts of KS Heartland

3. Cub Scouts Pack 888 Mulvane

Mulvane Sports/Clubs

1. MHS Football

2. MHS Volleyball

3. MHS Class of 1997

Unclassified

1. Wichita Area Union Label

2. Fleming for City Council

3. MHS Class of 1956 & 1957

 

General Information for FLOATS
Contact Christy Carpenter at 215-2009 or clcarpenter@cox.net
Click below for entry form and rules sheet

2017 ENTRY FORM

PARADE RULES

PARADE ROUTE

Total Parade route distance from Line up at First and English and back is 1.8 miles

Total walking distance from First and Main to Second and English is approximately 1.0 miles.
Please plan accordingly due to anticipated temperatures in the upper 90s. Plenty of water for walkers is HIGHLY RECOMMEND!

Parade Line-up Times for Floats, Clubs & Organizations, and Kid Entries

PARADE LINE-UP 10:00 a.m.

Floats need to be in position and ready by 10:15 a.m. for judging

Horse Divisions & Saddle Clubs

LINE-UP at 9:30 a.m.

Be in position by 9:45 a.m. for judging

***Please note: ONLY FLOATS displayed on large trucks or 4-wheel trailers will be judged as such.***
The OLD SETTLERS SWEEPSTAKES AWARD of $150 and a traveling trophy (to be displayed in the museum) will be awarded for the best float in the parade.

The remaining floats and other entries will be judged in the following SIX categories:

  1. Clubs & Organizations
  2. Churches
  3. Commercial
  4. Youth
  5. Mulvane School Sports/Activities/Clubs
  6. Unclassified
FIRST prize of $60
SECOND prize of $40
THIRD prize of $30
will be awarded in each of the above categories
The Mulvane Chamber of Commerce sponsors the following prizes awarded to the COMMERCIAL floats:
1st place: $150
2nd place: $100
3rd place: $50
***If a Commercial float wins Sweepstakes Award they are not eligible for above prizes.***
Division First Second
Horses
Draft Team & Wagon
Big Mule Team & Wagon
Horse Team & Buggy
Single Horse & Buggy
Pony Team & Wagon
Single Pony & Buggy or Cart
Pony Mule Team & Wagon or Buggy
Single Mule & Buggy
Single Draft Horse & Buggy

$25.00
$25.00
$15.00
$15.00
$15.00
$15.00
$15.00
$15.00
$15.00

$15.00
$15.00
$10.00
$10.00
$10.00
$10.00
$10.00
$10.00
$10.00
Saddle Clubs
Best Costumed
Most Riders
Best Costumed Boy Rider
Best Costumed Girl Rider
Period Costume - Man
Period Costume - Woman

$10.00
$10.00
$ 5.00
$ 5.00
$ 5.00
$ 5.00



$ 3.00
$ 3.00

Third Place Boy & Girl $2.00
Children's
Unusual Entries
Decorated Bicycles
All Others

$10.00
$10.00
$ 1.00

$ 6.00
$ 6.00
Third Place Unusual & Decorated $4.00

Mark Schulke, Parade Chairperson
Christy Carpenter, Float Chairperson
Dan Heersche, Children's Chairperson
Casey Burdick, Horse Chairperson