Parade watchers will be able to cast their vote for the entry they like the best. Ballots
will be available in Barron Park at the Swamp Cabbage Festival booth. Ballots will be
available on Saturday and Sunday for voting.
Please mail, (PO Box 2081), or email, (firstname.lastname@example.org) your application to the
Swamp Cabbage Festival by February 1, 2018. Your parade entry number will be
emailed to you, or mailed if you do not have email capability.
When constructing floats for judging, please adhere to the following guidelines:
o Use of Palm Fronds
o All floats must be lined with Swamp Cabbage Palm Fronds.
o Entries will be judged on look of palm fronds, (yellow vs. green, full skirt vs.
few fronds. REMEMBER- this is the Swamp Cabbage Festival, the more
fronds, the better. Please be mindful of public and private property. Palm
fronds should only be taken with the owner’s permission).
o Use of Theme
o Entries should be related to the Festival’s theme
Entries shall be respectful and tasteful. No lewd writing or music will be allowed in the
Entries to be judged MUST display their number clearly on their float for judges to view.
Numbers will be available for pick up prior to the Parade.