2023 Steinbach Chamber of Commerce 55th Annual Pioneer Days Parade

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Name: 2023 Steinbach Chamber of Commerce 55th Annual Pioneer Days Parade
Date: August 4, 2023
Registration: Sorry, registration deadline has passed. Contact info@steinbachchamber.com if you have questions.
Event Description:

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The Steinbach Chamber of Commerce proudly presents the 55th Annual Pioneer Days Parade!

Early Bird Discount when you register by July 6th

Steinbach Chamber Members: Free
Future Members: $20.00 + GST

After July 6th
Steinbach Chamber Members: $20 + GST
Future Members: $50 + GST

Day-of Entries
$200 registration fee, cash only

Entry Deadline: Thursday, July 20, 2023

Entries will be judged prior to the parade and winners will be selected in the following categories:

Historical - "Show us the history/progression of your organization"
Animal Entry - "Horses, dogs or anything in between! Show us your connection to animals!"
Most Creative - "Think outside of the box and get creative!"
Judges Choice -  "Get creative and wow the crowd!"

The Steinbach Chamber assigns your position along the parade route.

Parade Safety Rules:
  1. Marshalling information including your parade entry number will be available after August 1st at www.steinbachchamber.com. You may also obtain your entry number from the Parade Marshall on Friday morning upon arrival. Parade starts at 10am sharp! 
  2. Please refrain from throwing anything from your float or vehicle. We ask that any items being distributed are thrown by walkers only and thrown over the barricade tape. The public should remain behind the marked barricade tape at all times.
  3. Please use caution while proceeding to your marker. Your extra caution could prevent an accident. 
  4. Children should be supervised at all times.
  5. Once the parade begins moving, please remain on your float or trailer. Participants may exit for emergencies or health related issues only.
  6. All float leaders or drivers are responsible for anyone riding on their float or trailer and any injuries that may result.
  7. Each entry is responsible for ensuring their entry maintains the pace with the rest of the parade. Large gaps may indicate to the spectators the parade has ended which poses a safety issue. 
  8. Stopping along parade route is prohibited.
  9. There is a 75 foot maximum length and 10 foot maximum width per registered entrant.
  10. If the entry has large equipment with dual or triple wheels or wide tracks, two spotters must be walking in front of the unit at each corner. Each spotter must wear a reflective vest.
  11. Brake stands and revving of engines is prohibited as they pose safety hazards.  
  12. Be prepared for all types of weather as the parade goes rain or shine. 
  13. The ultimate responsibility of safety lies with each individual entry.
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Event Sponsors:

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Awards Sponsor

Cart Sponsor

Marshalling begins at Lyndhurst and Hespeler.  The parade will lead off at the Steinbach Fire Hall at the East end of Main Street, the Parade will proceed West down Main Street, and North down Brandt Street (Hwy 12N), ending at Stone Bridge Crossing.

Date/Time Information:
Friday, August 4, 2023
8:00 a.m. Marshalling begins at 
Lyndhurst and Hespeler
9:15 a.m. Entries should be prepared and in their designated location to qualify for judging.
9:45 a.m. Be ready to begin parade.
10:00 a.m. Parade begins!
Contact Information:

Early Bird Discount when you register by July 6th
Steinbach Chamber Members: Free
Future Members: $20.00 + GST

After July 6th:
Steinbach Chamber Members: $20 + GST
Future Members: $50 + GST

Day-of Entries
$200 registration fee, cash only

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