City Seeks Participants for 2022 Veteran’s Day Parade

The City of Prescott is excited to announce that the 2022 Veterans Day Parade will be held in Downtown Prescott on Friday, November 11, 2022. Opening ceremonies will take place at 10:30 a.m. on the stage at the intersection of Cortez St. and Union St., with parade beginning at 11:00 a.m.  

This year’s parade theme is:  Vietnam Veterans: To Those That Served…and The 58,479 That Never Made It Home- Remember and Respect. The City of Prescott is inviting parade entrants from the community to compete in seven categories this year.  Each entry category will have a first palace winner and all entries will compete for a Best overall award.   The categories are: 

  • Fraternal or Military Organizations 
  • Motorized Groups 
  • Music  
  • Marching Units 
  • Hospital entries by Veterans 
  • Non-Profit Organizations 
  • Commercial / Business 

Participation in the parade is open to everyone and all are welcome! Individuals, businesses, organizations and groups interested in participating in the parade are asked to return your entry form no later than October 21, 2022, to assure proper staging and information prior to the event. 

There is no fee to enter, and application forms and rules can be found on the Recreation Services section of the City website, under the Programs and Special Events tab, or entering this link in your web browser: http://www.prescott-az.gov/recreation-events/programs-special-events/special-events/

Please direct questions or completed applications to Michelle Stacy-Schroeder, Recreation Services Administrative Supervisor, at 928-777-1552.