COLOR CORPS ST PATRICK'S DAY PARADE, ST CHARLES 12:30P

ON SATURDAY, MARCH 10, 2018

STARTING AT: 2:00 pm

TIME TO ASSEMBLE: 12:30 pm

Class: Color Guard

 

SK Troy G Gower is the Color Corps Commander for this event


Staging Position

Sir Knights,



The St Patrick's Day parade in St Charles is being held on Saturday, March 10, 2018.


This is a Color Corps event which will include the Color Guard and Honor Guard as well as members who wish to participate in either Assembly/Council shirts.


Grand Knights please announce to Council members.


Please see the attached map of the parade staging area.




    • Your assigned entry in the parade is #90. Assemble in parking lotC at Illinois and 7th St across from Thompson Middle School.





    • Please be sure everyone in your unit knows your line-up number and the name of your organization on the day of the parade.





    • Please refer to the enclosed map for your line-up location.





    • Please plan on arriving at 12:30 p.m. ONLY PARADE VEHICLES & UNITS ARE ALLOWED IN THE LINE-UP AREA. ALL DROP-OFFS MUST BE MADE OUTSIDE THE LINE-UP AREA OFF ILLINOIS STREET OR SOUTH 7TH STREET. YOU MAY USE PARKING LOT B AT THOMPSON MIDDLE SCHOOL TO PARK YOUR CAR AND WALK SMALL CHILDREN INTO THE LINE-UP AREA.





    • The parade will step off at 2:00 p.m. SHARP.





    • Parade Marshals will be available at each intersection to help you. They will be wearing neon yellow vests.





    • PLEASE pay attention to our parade pacers who will also be wearing neon yellow vests. They are responsible for ensuring the pace of the parade.



Key Parade Policies:




    • Do not throw candy or anything else into the crowd from the parade route. This is a police order to ensure the safety of all children. You will be removed from the parade if this rule is violated.





    • Please keep up with the unit in front of you. There should be approximately two car lengths between your unit and the preceding one.





    • Please play or sing seasonal music from your entry to provide additional entertainment.





    • The parade will not be canceled for any reason. Please dress appropriately for inclement weather.





    • A Port-A-Let will be located at South 6th Street in Parking Lot D.





    • At the end of the parade route, all marching bands will exit north on 4th Avenue. All vehicles will exit south on 4th Avenue and very large vehicles will either exit east on Main Street or south on 4th Avenue. All riders must exit vehicles and floats as quickly as possible to keep the flow of the parade moving.



Enjoy the parade and THANK YOU for participating!!


Vivat Jesus,



 Ty

 

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