The Augusta Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) & City of Augusta 2020
Martin Luther King Jr. Parade
NAACP Theme: “When We Fight, We Win”
When: Saturday, January 18, 2020
Time: Line Up at 11:00 AM Parade Begins at 1:00p.m.
Where: The Parade will start at Dyess Park Community Center, located at 902 James Brown Blvd. The parade will proceed south on James Brown Blvd., then west onto Wrightsboro Road, north onto Augusta Ave., east onto Laney Walker Blvd., north onto 11th Street, and east onto D’Antignac Street.
Entry Cost: ALL PAYMENTS MUST BE PAID BY CHECK; MONEY ORDER OR CERTIFIED CHECK. NO CASH WILL BE ACCEPTED
- Cars and Trucks $ 35.00
- Floats $ 45.00
- Churches/Clubs & Alumni Groups $ 35.00
- Car Clubs $ 40.00 for 3 Cars ***Car Clubs -Each Additional Car $5.00 each***
- **Schools and Scouting organizations are free, however, An entry form must be completed in order to participate.
Deadline for all applications is January 3, 2020.
All Applications must be postmark by January 03, 2020 No Applications will be accepted after deadline “No Exception”
THERE WILL BE A MANDATORY PARADE ENTRANT MEETING AT MAY PARK ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 16, 2020. at 6:00P.M. (PLEASE PARK IN THE OLD RICHMOND COUNTY JAIL PARKING LOT) A REPRESENTATIVE FROM EACH GROUP MUST BE PRESENT TO RECEIVE YOUR LINE UP NUMBER(S) AND PARADE INSTRUCTIONS