Homecoming Parade

This parade will be Out Of This World!

Saturday, September 9, 2023 at 10:00 am

Get your school, friends, PTO, group, scouts, neighbors, team, or business together to parade with us through the streets of Manchester.  

We will begin lining up entries at 8:30 a.m. at The Journey Church, the parade will step off promptly at 10:00 a.m.  The route is approximately two miles long; we will have shuttles to take you back to Journey Church at the conclusion of the parade.

Trophy, prize, & a year of bragging rights as the Best School Entry!
1st, 2nd, & 3rd Place Overall, 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Place Best Interpretation of the Theme, and Best School Entry will be awarded before the parade begins. Judges will watch set-up and will have their final judging around 9:30 a.m. on the parking lot.

2023 Homecoming - Out of this World

NEW! We will announce the parade winners and award the Best School Entry trophy on Sunday, September 10th at 1:30 p.m. under the big tent at the festival. This is scheduled right after the free family Bingo, and it is family day with discounted ride tickets.  Be there to support your group!

To Apply:
You can fill out the application online HERE
OR fill out the entry form below and email it back to bjones@manchestermo.gov
OR  you can print the form, fill it out, then mail it to: Manchester Parade Committee, 359 Old Meramec Station Rd. Manchester, Mo 63021.

parade route journey to parkway southwest

Parade Application- fill out online

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