Derby Days committee looking for parade participants

R-H Staff

LEWISBURG — This year’s Derby Days Parade will be held on Saturday, Aug. 19, and the committee is looking for participants.

There will be awards for first, second, and third place in these five categories: floats, horse-drawn vehicles, organization floats, antique vehicles, and most unique entry.

The 2017 Derby Days are scheduled to be held from Aug. 17-19, with the parade scheduled for the last day at 11 a.m. The parade route should be entered from U.S. 40 (Cumberland St.) Lineup will be on North Main St. and will begin at 9 a.m. Bands and other groups not involved with judging should be in line by 10:30 a.m.

Participants with horses may unload at the school parking lot on North Commerce St. For more information on the day of the parade, see parade committee member identified by a green shirt.

The committee is actively looking for participants to sign up for the 35th annual Derby Days Parade. Applications must be received by Friday, Aug. 4.

For more information contact Pam Baker at 937-962-2190.

R-H Staff