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Celebrate America Parade

June 14, 2019

The Celebrate America committee would like to invite you to participate in the
26th annual July 4th Parade in Paris, TX. This committee was formed in 1993 to
instill community pride and demonstrate to our youth what Independence Day is
all about. We are excited to announce that our Parade Theme for 2019 is
Hometown Fourth. Help us show our “Hometown Pride” in celebrating this great
This year’s parade will be Thursday, July 4th, 2019. Staging will begin at 8:00 AM
in the parking lot north of the Lamar County Courthouse. The parade will begin at
10:00 AM and proceed south on 1st NW then turn east on Clarksville St, north on
12th SE, west on Lamar Ave and back to courthouse on North Main St.
Three is no entry fee to enter parade. We will have cash prize for Best Overall
Entry ‐ $200. Category Prizes will be $100‐1st $50‐2nd , $25‐ 3rd place in each
category. The categories are Commercial, Organization, Church Group and Best
Decorated Vehicles. Entries can range from professional made floats, homemade
floats, marching groups, equestrian groups, vehicles – cars, trucks, motorcycles,
military, tractors, bicycles, tricycle, wagons, etc.
General rules and entry forms are included with this invitation letter. Please fill
out entry forms and mail to address noted or you can email your completed entry
forms to
Should you have any questions you may call Keith Compton at (903) 739‐3032
Keith Compton
Celebrate America Committee

Last modified: June 14, 2019

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