Bristol's Fourth of July Parade Floats
Over the years the Bristol Fourth of July Celebration has become quite famous and attracts hundreds of thousands of spectators. This yearâ€™s parade will include bands and drum corps from all over the United States. We look forward to welcoming past supporters and new-comers alike to the float competition and the line of March for the 228th Anniversary of our celebration of America's Independence.
We will be awarding prizes for the Most Patriotic, Most Beautiful and Most Original floats in two categories: Commercial and Non-Commercial. There will also be a Top Military Honors and Best in the Parade Awards.
The Float Preparation Requirements, 2013 Float Application Form, and Waiver of Liability and Float Judging Criteria and Parade Rules & Regulations are in the file. Please complete the application and waiver of liability return them with fee and a sketch and/or photograph of your proposed float design postmarked no later than May 1, 2013 to:
Bristol Fourth of July Committee
ATTN: Jim Tavares, Float Chairman
11 Addy Drive
Bristol, RI 02809
Please note that incomplete applications and applications postmarked after May 1st may not be accepted, so we ask that you please plan accordingly. All applications will be acknowledged and acceptance will be made based upon your application and design.