Parade Rules and Regulations (pdf)
Parade Route Map (pdf)
On behalf of the Parade Committee of the Old Shawnee Days Society, I would like to welcome you to the 51st annual Old Shawnee Days parade on Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 at 10am. The Old Shawnee Day's parade is one of the largest in the State of Kansas with awards given in several categories. This year’s theme will be “Let the Good Times Roll" so please be sure to keep in mind as you plan your entry. The list of award categories are: Most Spirit, Most Creative, Best Kid’s Entry, Most Unique Vehicle, Best Vehicle Group, Grand Marshall’s Award (best depicts theme) and the Mayor’s Award (best overall entry). This year, the Old Shawnee Days Society will also award the “Veterans Award” entry for this year’s parade.
There is no fee to enter the Old Shawnee Days parade and 2 ways to register:
1. Register electronically
2. Walk-in registration
· Fill out form at Shawnee City Hall - 11110 Johnson Dr
· Fill out form at Shawnee Parks and Recreation Department - 13817 Johnson Drive
Pre-registration will be closed on Friday May 19th, two weeks before the parade. You can however register on site parade day, June 3rd at 9 a.m. You will need to go to Staging Area F which is located on Quivira, just north of the cemetery above Shawnee Mission Parkway. Volunteer staff will be in parade T-shirts and there to greet you.
Old Shawnee Days will take place this year from Thursday June 1st through Sunday June 4th. For more information and details on all the free daily events and concerts, visit www.oldshawneedays.org or www.facebook.com/oldshawneedays.