FW: TOYLAND PARADE CONFIRMATION - DIVISION 4
FYI re the Parade Tomorrow.
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From: North Park Main Street <npbid@...>
Sent: Tue, November 30, 2010 12:15:01 PM
Subject: TOYLAND PARADE CONFIRMATION - DIVISION 4
2010 TOYLAND PARADE ENTRY CONFIRMATION
Thank you for your participation in the North Park Toyland
Parade! The parade will take place on Saturday, Dec. 4th,
beginning at 11AM and should conclude at about 12:15PM. The
parade will go on rain or shine.
Your entry is assigned to the DIVISION 4. Please refer to
the attached map to locate your division staging area.
ARRIVAL TIME AND LINE-UP:
All parade entries are to arrive NO LATER than 9:30 am. Upon
arrival, parade entries must check in with their Division
Leader who will be located at the assigned staging area.
Your Division Leader will be easily identifiable as they
will be wearing a red T-shirt and carrying a clipboard &
walkie-talkie. Once you have checked in with your Division
Leader, you will receive a card with your position number in
the parade and further instructions on your exact placement
in the parade. Our staging area will be tight this year, so
please line-up as close as possible to your neighbors to
Only the RESPONSIBLE PARTY is required to register at the
registration table. This is the person identified as the
responsible party on the Parade Entry form. The
registration table will be located at the Lion's Club at
3927 Utah St (please refer to attached map).
DROPPING OFF PARADE PARTICIPANTS:
For DIVISION 4, please approach the parade staging area from
the South via Gunn Street. If you are dropping off a
parade entrant, please drop them off at the corner of Gunn
Street and Utah Street and have them walk ( or walk with
them) to their location in the staging area. DO NOT DRIVE
INTO THE STAGING AREA UNLESS YOUR VEHICLE IS IN THE PARADE.
If you do have a vehicle or a float in the parade, please
drive slowly into the staging area and locate your division
leader for directions regarding how to line-up your vehicle.
The parade route starts at Utah Street & University Avenue
and will continue east along University Ave ending at Herman
Street. Once you reach the end of the parade, turn right
onto Herman Street and please direct your group to walk ON
THE SIDEWALK and make sure EVERYONE is out of the street.
There will be traffic on North Park Way, so for your
personal safety & the safety of those around you, please
ensure everyone is on the sidewalk once you reach the end of
Parking will be tight in North Park on the morning of
December 4th, but here are a few options for you to
consider. First, you can park anywhere in the community,
but make sure to obey posted parking regulations, and do not
park within the parade route (see map attached). Second,
there is a Parking Garage located on 29th Street between
University Avenue and North Park Way.
Thank you again for your participation in this year's
parade. We are so excited to have your participation and are
looking forward to a gorgeous day in North Park. Have a
Please don't hesitate to call or email us with questions.
North Park Main Street
3076 University Avenue
North Park Main Street promotes development that supports
arts, culture, and entertainment, while preserving the
historical integrity of North Park. We work to create a
pedestrian-friendly destination for shopping, dining, and
entertainment that supports our local businesses.