"A Day On, Not A Day Off"
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
January 15, 1929 - April 4, 1968
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Site Last Updated 2/25/2015 3:49 PM

Parade Participant:

The MLK Parade Committee, cordially invites you to participate in the 26th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade; Monday, January 19, 2015. The Tampa, Florida parade has continued to grow and improve in quality and content since its inception. The parade will again move down the east Tampa route on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard. Participating in the event is not only great fun but it also provides you with an excellent way to promote your organization or business at minimal cost. Entries are limited, so please note the application deadline date and submit your application with required attachments, as early as possible.

Please note that there are changes to the 2015 application ; applications can be downloaded here . Please review application forms carefully and complete all requested information. Return the completed application with your entry fee and insurance documents to the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade-Tampa P.O. Box 1276 Tampa, Florida 33601-1276. All motorized and/or trailer vehicles must be insured to participate in parade. Applications will be processed and given position numbers as they are received. The parade line-up will be published prior to parade day.

Parade Entry Deadline; Saturday, November 21, 2015

Important Dates:

Applications submitted on or before November 22, 2014 entry fee and insurance documents. Applications submitted between November 22nd and November 30th add $50 late processing fee December 1, 2014 parade entry CLOSED; No Exceptions

On behalf of the Parade Committee, we look forward to receiving your parade application and thank you for your interest and participation in the 2015 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade - Tampa, Florida. For questions concerning parade applications or parade information, please contact Robert Scott (813) 690-6840, Howard Harris (813) 404-3039 or e-mail us at mlkparadefoundation@gmail.com .

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