2017 Parade Winners
Floats – St. Andrew
Motorized Vehicle – Fillmore West
Non-motorized Vehicle – Sonoma 1889 Neptune Hand Pumper
Mounted – No entries
Walking Group – United Methodist Church
Kids – The Presentation School
Get Your Glow On Parade is one of Sonoma’s best traditions! Local organizations and businesses float through the plaza leaving a glowing impact on the town!
Entry Fee: $25 per class
Application deadline: September 15th
Applications must be received by the deadline date or a $10 late fee will be assessed.
Marching bands and walking groups must be organized and stay together during parade route. Parade starts at 8pm. Top prize will be awarded in each Division. Due to the late nature of this parade, winners will be notified via phone and announced on the Music Stage the following day.
Division 1 – Floats
Must be a motor vehicle or horse drawn.
Division 2 – Motorized Vehicle (non-floats)
Individual cars, car groups, motorcycles, anitque/classic cars, show cars/hot rods.
Division 3 – Non Motorized (non-floats)
Farm tractor/equipment, animal drawn wagon, other.
Division 4 – Mounted
Color Guard, mounted citizen group, mounted police, other.
Division 5 – Walkers
Marching Band, walking group, other.
Division 6 – Kids Group
Group of kids 14 years old and under.
The parade will begin at the Veterans building east parking lot and travel south down First St. East, turning right onto East Spain St and marching past the Sonoma Barracks and several local restaurants and businesses, then will make a right turn onto First St. West and finish in the Veterans building west parking lot across from the Sonoma PD.
The Vets Hall parking lot will be open at 5pm for all parade entries. Check in will begin at 6pm. The streets on the parade route will close by 7:30pm so it is recommend you arrive at the staging area no later than 7 PM. Looking forward to a great parade and seeing all your glowing entries! Thank you for participating and supporting the Vintage Festival.