Registration to be in our parade is listed below. For spectators to our parade, please arrive early and secure your spot along Dawn Drive.
Who Can Participate?:
EVERYONE! Individuals, Families, Churches, Non Profit Organizations and Businesses from Lago Vista, Jonestown, other nearby towns or from across the globe…resident or visitor; EVERYONE is invited to enter a float!
When Is This Event?:
Tuesday, July 4 at 9:30 AM
Where Is This Event Held:
Dawn Drive. It starts on Deer Run (near the Elementary school) and concludes at The Circle.
Parade Judges’, In front of the Lago Vista Property Owners office on Dawn Drive.
The Lago Vista 4th of July Council, Inc. proudly hosts the Community-Wide Patriotic Parade, an annual event whereby families, neighbors and guests celebrate together in honor of our country’s many cherished freedoms. Families with many generations present, proudly wave their American flags along the route. Nonprofit organizations show their colors as do churches honoring our religious freedom. Businesses alert the community of their services while waving the red, white and blue. It is a parade depicting the coming-together of our community, with a heart-rending common goal: love of our country!
The ANN MURROW TROPHY is awarded to the float best depicting America’s birthday. The trophy is displayed with pride by the winner until next year’s community-wide patriotic parade when the new winner claims it! THEME: Independence Day, July 4
Criteria used for judging:
-Originality and Uniqueness
-Positive interpretation of patriotic ideal
Honorable mentions are also presented to:
Floats in the parade assemble at the St. Mary’s Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church parking lot prior to 8:45 am. Parade starts at 9:30 am. Staging Area Parking Slot, Place-in-Parade designation and Instructions will be emailed to you prior to the morning of the parade.
When you register on this site, you will automatically receive a receipt. If you do not receive a receipt, please immediately call Wadiht Eljuri, coordinator, at 512-921-9086.
Your Parade order number and location where to park in the staging area will also be given to you when you enter the Dawn Drive entrance to the Staging Area at St. Mary’s, Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church.
All floats must enter the staging area from the intersection of Dawn Drive and Deer Run. Personal vehicles are not permitted in staging area! Park on the SLR side of the church please.
INSURANCE POLICY PROHIBITS the throwing or tossing of ANYTHING from a float! You may hand an item to a child/adult or drop it into a hand-held bag.
Winners to be announced at the Lago Vista Golf Club prior to the fireworks display
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Your donations determine the grandeur and length of the Fireworks Display!