Due to the hazardous weather condition and the safety of our participates & spectators the 2013 Christmas parade has been canceled. Please have a safe & warm holiday season.
Theme: "A Toyland Christmas"
The Seymour Christmas parade will begin at 5:30 PM on Saturday, December 7, 2013 in Seymour, Missouri. The parade will begin lining up at 4:30 PM on East Washington Street (next to Price Cutter). Bands, clubs, churches, organizations, emergency vehicles, everyone is invited to be in the parade. And of course Santa Clause will be stopping by. After the parade head to the middle of the square to get the kids Christmas wish list turned in and a treat from Santa.
The parade will travel around all four corners of the square.
You may hand out candy BUT IT CAN NOT be thrown.
Three individual judges using a 100-point possible scale will score each float by using the following 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
To Register for the parade
Entries are urged to register for the parade please call Renne Wallace at (417) 935-2888.