Sat, Mar 07 | Downtown Griz Town

6:30pm - Griz Days - Griz Light Up The Night Parade

A beacon of light shone from the center of the village, providing a guide for the Griz to shoot his musket into the clouds creating the blanket of snow that engulfs the valley.
Registration is Closed

Time & Location

Mar 07, 2020, 6:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Downtown Griz Town, 2nd Avenue, Downtown Fernie

About The Event

Light Up the Night Griz Parade will wind down 2nd Avenue - starting at 901 Fernie heading south to the Vogue Theatre. Featuring Project Fire Elf Shanese FV & Noah KC

For Parade Entrants: 

Remember to make it fun for you AND the Spectators, and remember it will be dusk/dark this year.

Light up! Decorate! Dress up! Have fun!

GENERAL INFORMATION:

• All groups/organizations/businesses participating in the parade must forward an application to the Griz Days organizers no later than February 29, 2020.

  • Please decorate your vehicle or float, try to include lights and feel free to dress up - it’s a Parade!
  • Parade entrants must be lined up by 6:00 p.m. to be eligible for judging.
  • Participants must line up behind the 901 Fernie on 3rd Ave and 10th Street (we use 10th street and 3rd ave for line-up)
  • There will be no throwing candy from floats. Doing so will cost you your $25 deposit.

SAFETY STANDARDS:

  1. Alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited.
  2. Parade coordinator reserves the right to reject any impaired individuals.
  3. For safety reasons, no candy or other objects to be thrown from any moving vehicle.
  4. If you would like to give away candy or promotional items, it must be done so person-to-person by a walking participant along the parade route.  
  5. The use of fire, gas or propane devices is not permitted.
  6. All parade vehicle drivers must have a valid driver’s license.
  7. It is the responsibility of the float sponsor to provide adequate safety measures to secure the individuals riding on their float.
  8. Adults must supervise children on parade floats.
  9. Participants must not get on or off moving floats or vehicles.
  10. Vehicles must not stop in the middle of the parade route, or in any way hinder the forward procession of the parade.
  11. Participants are responsible for the observation of safety standards. 

VIOLATIONS OF ANY OF THE ABOVE GUIDELINES WILL RESULT IN IMMEDIATE REMOVAL FROM THE PARADE.

AWARDS:

The Top 3 floats will be awarded a prize!

Judging Criteria:

Creativity/originality, adherence to the theme – Light up the Night, and overall effect.

Tickets
Price
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  • Griz Parade Float Deposit
    $25
    $25
    0
    $0
Total$0

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