Pioneer Days Parade
Each participant should read the complete application regarding event details, award categories, entry form and waiver information outlined in brief below. Applications can be returned either via fax (954-480-4393), e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or mail (City of Deerfield Beach c/o Parks and Recreation, 401A SW 4th Street., Deerfield Beach, FL 33441 - Attn: Special Events).
Parade Grand Marshal
We are excited to announce that the Grand Marshall for this year's Pioneer Days Parade will be none other than TBD! The Parade Watch Party will be taking place from 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM in the Cove Shopping Center.
Theme - Pioneer Days Festival Parade: TBD
Thank you for your interest in the 2021 Pioneer Days Festival Parade which will be held on Saturday, February 14th. The Pioneer Days Festival is an exciting three day event from February 13th - 15th that will include a music, arts & crafts vendors, food and a great parade throughout the weekend, including an exciting fireworks display celebrating the City of Deerfield Beach on Saturday, February 14th.
This year the parade will line up at Pioneer Park (501 NE Eller Street); we ask that you check in at 8:30 AM. The parade will begin at 10:00 AM and will go east on Hillsboro Boulevard, north on A1A, past the pier then south along the beach.
Following the parade there will be an awards ceremony at the beach. Trophies will be given to the winner in each of the below listed categories. Be sure when filling out the application you list the category for which you wish to be considered. Judges will be located on the stage at the Main Beach Parking Lot. Please note, it is important for you to provide the names of those that you would like acknowledged by the emcee together with any other information about your entry should you be chosen as a winner.
2021 Parade Winners
|1. BEST THEME FLOAT||TBD|
|2. BEST OVERALL FLOAT||TBD|
|3. BEST MARCHING BAND||TBD|
|4. BEST YOUTH GROUP
|5. BEST CIVIC GROUP
|6. BEST CHURCH ENTRY
|7. BEST SCHOOL ENTRY||TBD|
|8. BEST BUSINESS ENTRY||TBD|
|9. JUDGE'S CHOICE||TBD|
If you would like to apply to participate in the Pioneer Days Festival Parade Beach please check back at a later date for your application.
We invite you to bring your family, friends and neighbors to join in on the fun for the Pioneer Days Festival as well as the multiple events taking place over the weekend at the Main Beach Parking Lot (149 SE 21st Ave.)!
Should you have any other questions please feel free to contact the Community Events and Outreach Division at 954-480-4429.