ENTRY DEADLINE FOR JUDGING WILL BE July 29, 2016 @ 5PM
ANY ENTRIES RECEIVED AFTER THIS TIME WILL NOT BE JUDGED AND WILL BE PLACED AT THE END OF THE PARADE
Please send or drop off this application to:
Umatilla County Fair
PO Box 94 / 515 W. Orchard Ave.
Hermiston, OR 97838
541/567-6121 or 800/700-3247
BASIC PARADE INFORMATION
All entries must check-in and receive line-up instructions on S 1st Street in front of Hermiston High School, from 4pm-6pm. Must be in line by 6:00 P.M. Parade starts at 6:30 P.M. sharp!
Designate one (1) person from your group to pick-up your number at the registration table.
Please keep 15 feet clearance between the entries in front and behind you.
For safety reasons, vehicles transporting or dropping off parade participants will NOT be allowed near staging areas or near the line-up. Roads will be closed and access will not be granted. Participants must park their vehicles elsewhere and walk to their staging area.
No water/squirt guns are allowed.
CANDY: If you are planning on handing out candy during the parade you MUST provide people walking to do so. It is mandatory that you have a walker handing the candy out.
THROWING CANDY PUTS CHILDREN IN DANGER. THEY ARE FOCUSED ON CATCHING OR GATHERING CANDY AND NOT SAFETY. *DO THE RIGHT THING*.
No tire burnouts or racing during the parade.
No more than 6 cars, 4 trucks, or 4 tractors per entry. no limit on car clubs. no drivers under 16. all drivers must have valid driver’s license.
No persons under 16 years of age will be allowed to drive any motorized vehicle.
Helmets will be required on any electric or gas scooter, pocket bike, mini motorcycle, moped, Segway, electric assisted bike, bicycle, skateboard/skate scooter, ATV, motorcycles, and roller/in-line skates per Oregon State Law.
HORSES SHOULD BE ON DRY FEED ONE WEEK PRIOR TO PARADE.
No stopping on parade route to perform.
Winners in each division will be listed in the East Oregonian and Hermiston Herald following the Parade.
Ribbons can be picked up at the Fair Office the week after fair. If you reside out of the area and would like your ribbon mailed to you, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
** ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST REGISTER ON S 1ST STREET IN FRONT OF HERMISTON HIGH SCHOOL (EAST END) BETWEEN 4:00 PM AND 6:00PM. Must be lined up by 6:00pm**
Parade ends on Locust between 3rd and 4th Street.