Homecoming Parade Application (2017)

Fort Valley State University and the City of Fort Valley invite you/your organization to participate in the 2017 Homecoming Parade. The parade is scheduled for Saturday, October 28, 2017. All parade participants and units must register by Thursday, October 19. Click here for download 2017 Parade Application.

Grab your spot on Main Street and State University Drive to watch the Homecoming Parade with your friends and family! The parade will feature floats designed by Fort Valley State University departments and clubs, and members of the community.

Each entrant is responsible for securing their own parade mobility, whether by foot or vehicle. Signs and/or banners are also the responsibility of the entrant. Parade entries are welcome to pass out your organization’s promotional items and/or candy to the parade spectators, both children and adults. All entries should be in good taste and not make any reference to alcohol, drugs or other distasteful or offensive behaviors.

Floats will be judged and prizes awarded as follows: On-Campus Floats, 1st place - $1000.00; Off-Campus Floats, 1st Place - $500.00. Floats will be judged based on the following criteria: Originality – 35 points, Theme: 30 points, Structural Integrity – 25 points, General Appearance – 10 points for a total of 100 points.

Call 478-825-6340 or personally deliver applications and fees to the FVSU Gano Bldg, Military Science Department (next to St. Luke Episcopal Church on State University Drive) or mail to:
Fort Valley State University
Dept of Military Science
1005 State University Drive
Fort Valley, Ga 31030
Make checks payable to “ROTC Cadet Fund”