This page is for the online registration to enter the parade only. It’s free to enter the parade. First come first serve, we may have a cut off point due to demand. To enter the parade complete the form below – Thank you !
No paper products along the parade route. Throws such as beads are encouraged with care. Remember, this is a residential area, keep 30a litter free. Furnish your own transportation and remain in or on vehicle. All float entries get free tickets for the festival, up to 6 people. Please let us know how many are in your group so we can allocate.
Music is ENCOURAGED — Must be Irish Music!! .
Parade position will be determined by the parade committee and may change the day of the parade, depending upon entries. Wrapped candy may be tossed with caution. Be VERY careful of children running into the street to retrieve.
Failure to be at the parade starting point on time (2pm) lineup 1.30pm forfeits entry in best of parade award. The parade committee reserves the right to determine other rules and procedures beneficial to the total parade. No water may be squirted during any portion of the parade. Numbers will be assigned to entries for judging purposes. Number is not an indication of position in parade. All entries with riders must be secured with raised sides on vehicles and all children must be supervised and accompanied by adults at all times.
Children must remain in vehicles at all times. All participants are responsible for making sure all vehicles, floats, trailers, etc. are lit and visible. Line up will begin at 1.30 p.m. All entrants must be in lineup by 1.45 p.m !!!
All members of the 30a Parade Committee, Walton County, or any person or group associated with the 30a Parade are released from any liabilities and financial responsibilities for accidents, injuries, etc. that may incur during the involvement of the parade. WCSO will be on hand to ensure your safety.
Mode of transport: Car, truck, motorized vehicles, bicycles only. Bikes may have to remain on bike path for safety reasons.
The parade is not suited to walking, as the road is not fully closed both lanes. Walkers can make use of the bike path also.
Names on the 30a Parade registration form agree to all rules as outlines above and agree to abide by directives given at the time of the line up and time of the parade, and agree to hold harmless the 30a Parade of any accidents, injuries, etc. that may be incurred during the involvement of the Parade.
THROWS !!! New for this year IMPORTANT !!! Beads are permitted and are only allowed to be tossed on the NORTH SIDE of the road. REPEAT NORTH SIDE ONLY – this is due to the only one lane closed during parade.