The 3rd annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day parade is Monday, January 15, 2018 and will begin promptly at 11:30 AM.
The parade will consist of approximately 50 units and will cover 1.1 miles. The route will go from Broad to Front Street Plaza, turning right onto Olive towards Stateline, turning right onto 4th Street concluding back at the Miller County Courthouse.
To participate, you must complete an application along with a parade entry fee of $15.00 payable to BTGA, check or money order, no cash please. All applications must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 11, 2018.
You may pick up and return applications at the Jefferson Professional Building, Ste. B, located at 4425 Jefferson Avenue, Texarkana, Arkansas 71854, or the Sandflat Center located at 209 East 14th Street, Texarkana, Arkansas or email to Brandon.Houff@dla.mil.
Please note only specified vehicle units, authorized by the BTGA Parade Committee, will be allowed to participate.
The primary viewing area for the parade will be in front of Front Street Plaza Stage at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, January 15, 2018.
To properly introduce your unit, information about the entry that is both informative and entertaining must be completed on the application. Only band/drill team members will be allowed to perform a routine at the designated area (at the band stand located in front of Front Street Plaza Stage).
For more information email to Brandon.Houff@dla.mil or call 870.330.7909.