"The Sights & Sounds of Christmas"
NEW EVENTS BEFORE THE PARADE THIS YEAR!!!! Come on down early for a great time on the Seymour square in Seymour, MO. Saturday, December 5, 2015 starting at 3:00 p.m. all the activities are listed below. We are so excited about this year; get your family, friends, clubs, churches, & organizations ready with floats to enter (info below), chairs to relax in and a Jolly great Christmas time with us on the Seymour, MO square.
|Beans & Cornbread served by the Y.E.P. students at Renne's Place, east side of the city square.|
|Music in the gazebo by the SHS band, Tiger jazz band & Seymour middle - and high - school choir.|
|Lining up for the parade on Washington Street (East of Price Cutters)|
|Official "Lighting ceremony" at the downtown park's gazebo at the center of the city square.|
|Christmas parade steps off, traveling around all four sides of the square.|
After the parade
|Come to the gazebo to visit with Santa Claus, Learn the float winners & enjoy performances by the school's band & choir!!|
|Download a copy of the Seymour Christmas Parade flyer today!!|
The parade will travel around all four corners of the square.
You may hand out candy BUT IT CAN NOT be thrown.
To Register floats for the parade
All float entries are urged to register, please call Renne Wallace at (417) 935-2888. Deadline to enter floats will be Friday, December 4, 2015 by 5:00 pm.
Three individual judges using a 100-point possible scale will score each float by using thefollowing structure.
- Theme Content (10 points) Appropriateness of design in relationship to theme.
- General Effect’s (30 points) Effective use of Lights and
Sound, Beauty, Audience Reaction, etc.
- Design & Construction (40 points) Imagination, Color Scheme, Materials,Workmanship, Lettering, and Placement of features.
- Overall Appearance (20 points) Your first impressions.
Following the parade the three scores will be added together with the entry that has the most points from a possible 300 receiving first place and so on to fifth place.
(Only one Category)
1st Place --- $200.00
2nd Place -- $150.00
3rd Place -- $100.00
4th Place -- $ 75.00
5th Place -- $ 50.00