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Founders Parade

March 21

Trail ride arrival leads the parade, combined with Kindermasken. Every 25 years since the founding of the city there has been a parade and celebration in downtown New Braunfels — the 175th celebration will be no different. The parade line-up starts at 8 a.m. and will wind to the Plaza and then on to Landa Park.
 
Parade begins at 10:00 am, immediately following the Kindermasken Parade
 
Entry Forms may be obtained at the Chamber office or register online.
 
Route/Viewing Area: Seguin Avenue from Elm and Seguin Ave to Plaza to just prior to Seguin Ave and Zink
 

 
Trophies will be awarded for first, second, and third place in each of the listed judging categories.

 

Entry Categories:

  • Visiting Towns
  • Visiting Fairs
  • Visiting Counties
  • School Organizations
  • Local Organizations
  • Misc.
  • Political
  • Marching Units/Bands
  • Commercial/Business
  • Judged Categories:

  • Visiting Towns and Fairs
  • Historical Floats
  • Marching Groups
  • Marching Bands
  • Local Organizations
  • Commercial/Business
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    The 175th Anniversary Commission and the Parade Committee encourage all schools, local and area organizations, and businesses to participate.
     

  • No Hayrides that are not decorated or have costumed or historic riders
  • Walking groups need to be in costume or designated Founding Families
  • No Commercial Vehicles
  • Trailers must be significantly decorate
  • Vehicles not towing a decorated float must be decorated unless licensed Vintage
  • Costumed Riders Highly encouraged
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    Some helpful items to consider. Try searching:

  • Parade float kits
  • Prom décor
  • Life Size Cut Outs
  • Photo Backgrounds
  • Large Letters
  • Festooning
  • Poly Pomp Squares
  • Tissue Pom Squares
  •  

    Parade inspiration:

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    March 21
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