Parade

Jesse James Festival Parade
Date: Saturday, September 15th 2018
Entry Deadline: August 31, 2018



2018 Grand Marshall – Mrs. Pat Dane


Judges
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Sgt. Tony Sanchez – Retired US Marines
Tim Cole – Cole Printing/Cole Contracting
Jim Smith – Edward D. Jones Financial

Parade Results
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Floats:
1) Ziggy’s General Store
2) ReMax Advantage
3) Trinity Lutheran Church

Non-Motorized:
1) Studio 320
2) CG Athletics All Star
3) Pride Martial Arts

Motorized:
1) Sean Laffey
2) Finders Keepers
3) Fries Ag + Turf

Equestrian:
1) Kearney Saddle Club
2) Family Pet
3) JM-NS Horse Riding Academy

Crowd-pleaser:
1) Rawhide + Dusty
2) Advantage Martial Arts
3) Radiant Life Church

Traveling Trophy:
1) Fusion Gymnastics



*** LINEUP UPDATED 9/13/2018 1:30 PM – Parade Participants Lineup Link ***



PARADE LINEUP AT 8:00 AM TO 9:00 AM – JUDGING OF PARADE STARTS AT 9:00 AM AND THE PARADE STARTS PROMPTLY AT 10:00 AM


***2018 Staging Map***

APPROXIMATE LOCATIONS
1 – 6: LINE UP ON WASHINGTON – STARTING IN FRONT OF THE VFW
7 – 11: FIRE DEPT LINES THEIR VEHICLES UP ALONG THE RAILROAD TRACK
12 – 13: IN FRONT OF FEED STORE
14 – 30: LINE UP ON CLARK STREET – NORTH SIDE OF WASHINGTON
******: KEARNEY HIGH SCHOOL BAND – WASHINGTON STREET
31 – 47: LINE UP ON MAJOR STREET WHICH WINDS AROUND AND TURNS INTO PLATTE CLAY WAY


Here is your opportunity to participate in the Jesse James Festival Parade. Only preregistered
entries will be allowed to participate, so please register promptly.
Staging Begins at 8:00 a.m. Parade begins at 10:00 a.m.

** NEW CONTACT NUMBER: Julie Hedges – call or text – 816 507 5503 **


*** UPDATE ****
PARADE LINE UP WILL START AT 8:00 AM AND WILL BE ON CLARK STREET. IF YOUR NUMBER IS A HIGHER NUMBER COME IN ON PLATTE CLAY WAY, WHICH IS EAST OF I-35 BY SONIC OTHERWISE TURN NORTH ON HWY 33 TURNING LEFT ON LAWRENCE STREET TO CLARK STREET. ONLY VEHICLES IN THE PARADE WILL BE ALLOWED IN THE STAGING AREA.

ENTRIES INVOLVING CHILDREN OR LARGE NUMBERS OF PEOPLE ARE ENCOURAGED TO ORGANIZE PRIOR TO COMING TO THE STAGING AREA AND COMING TO YOUR ENTRY SPACE ALL TOGETHER NO LATER THAN 9:00 AM, AS JUDGING STARTS AT 9:00 AM.

A PARENT OR GUARDIAN MUST ACCOMPANY ALL CHILDREN PARTICIPANTS AT ALL TIMES FOR SAFETY. PARENTS OR GUARDIAN ARE TO PARK THEIR VEHICLES OUTSIDE THE STAGING AREA AND WALK THE CHILD IN TO MEET THE RESPECTIVE GROUP. THERE IS NO PARKING ALLOWED ANYWHERE AROUND THE KEARNEY FEED STORE OR VFW HALL.

CANDY OR OTHER ITEMS MAY NOT BE THROWN FROM VEHICLES OR FLOATS BUT MAY BE HANDED OUT OR DROPPED AT THE CROWDS FEET.

PARADE DIRECTORS WILL BE WEARING YELLOW VESTS AND OR STAFF SHIRTS TO HELP ASSIST YOU.

2018 Entry Form (PDF format)

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