It’s time again to plan to participate in the fun of our annual tradition here in the First City of Lights. As usual, Line up for the parade start will begin at 5:00 PM in the Community Services Center parking lot. The route will follow 8th Street, turning south on Beltrami Avenue to 3rd street and continuing west on 3rd street and ending on Irvine Avenue across from Bemidji Woolen Mills.
This year we will again award trophies for
Best All Around Parade Unit
Best Commercial Unit
Best Community Unit
Best Youth Unit
Media Challenge Trophy
So as not to confuse the children watching the parade, please do not have a Santa Claus in your parade entry. The First City of Lights Parade Committee will provide the Official Santa.
On the reverse you will find an application for the 2012 “City of Lights” parade. Please fill it out and return it to the Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce office by Tuesday, November 19, 2013. The Chamber is located at 300 Bemidji Avenue, on the waterfront next to Paul and Babe. The entry fee remains unchanged at $10.
We look forward to your participation! If you have questions call either of us at the telephone numbers shown below.
2013 Parade Co-Chairs:
Ken Cobb Mike Headlee Pine Country Insurance Agency Explore Chiropractic 218-444-9360 218-333-8811