Juneteenth Parade Application

The Dr. Martin Luther King Parade Foundation cordially invites you to participate in the Inaugural Juneteenth Parade in Tampa, FL. 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 a minimal cost. Entries are limited, so please note the application deadline and submit your application with the required attachments, as early as possible.


Parade applications, accompanying documents (vehicle insurance, sketches, drawings) and entry fees can be submitted online. Alternatively, applications can be downloaded from our website and mailed in. Visit the Parade Foundation website at www.mlkjrparade.com for application submission. Please review all forms carefully and complete all requested information. Please note that applications submitted after the early entry deadline will incur a $50 late fee.


All motorized and/or trailer vehicles must be insured to participate in parade. Our mailing address is Dr. Martin Luther King Parade Foundation, 5508 N 50th St., Suite 28, Tampa, FL 33610. Applications will be processed and given position numbers as they are received.


Important Application Dates!!!



Early entry deadline – May 10 (submit entry fee and if applicable, accompanying documents)


Late entry period – May 11 thru May 20 (submit entry fee plus $50 and if applicable, accompanying documents)


After May 20… parade entry CLOSED


On behalf of the Parade Foundation, we look forward to receiving your application and thank you for your interest and participation in the Martin Luther King Day Parade. For questions, please visit our website and click on the “Contact Us” tab, call directly @ 813-803-8060, or e-mail us at mlkparadefoundation@gmail.com.


Robert Scott, Jr

President, Dr. Martin Luther King Parade Foundation

Cancellations: For the safety of participants and spectators, if weather or other unforeseen events occur that are out of our control, the Dr. Martin Luther King Parade Foundation reserves the right to cancel scheduled events or parades. Application fees are non-refundable. If canceled, there are no alternative dates.