El Do­rado Christ­mas Pa­rade theme: Christ­mas Through the Ages

El Dorado News-Times - - Business -

The theme for the 2017 El Do­rado Christ­mas Pa­rade is Christ­mas Through the Ages. The pa­rade will be held at 7 p.m. Dec. 7 and the dead­line to submit an en­try form is Nov. 29. The dead­line to submit to be a spon­sor is Oct. 31.

The an­nual Christ­mas pa­rade is the largest Christ­mas pa­rade in South Arkansas and draws thou­sands of spec­ta­tors to El Do­rado. It fea­tures beauty queens, an­tique cars, floats and more.

The pro­ces­sion will be­gin at the in­ter­sec­tion of 18th Street and North West Av­enue. The pa­rade will pro­ceed along North West Av­enue to the down­town area and will end at Jef­fer­son Street and Peach Street.

En­try fees are as fol­lows:

• $50 for a large float (18’ and larger)

• $40 for a small float

• $35 for walk­ing groups, dance groups and bands

• $35 for dec­o­rated car/ truck and/or beauty king or queen car

• $35 for cus­tom­ized show car and trucks

• $25 for mo­tor­cy­cle/ ATV

• $20 for live­stock En­try fees must be paid when an en­try form is sub­mit­ted. En­tries after the dead­line will be charged a late fee. Submit en­try forms to the El Do­rado-Union County Cham­ber of Com­merce at 111 W. Main St.

Spon­sor­ship lev­els are as fol­low:

Lead­ing Rein­deer $2000

• Prom­i­nent logo place­ment on all press re­leases, ad­ver­tise­ment, com­mu­ni­ca­tions and so­cial me­dia re­lated to the event.

• Use of the Cham­ber build­ing and park­ing lot for hos­pi­tal­ity suite dur­ing the pa­rade.

• Ac­knowl­edg­ment as Ti­tle Spon­sor dur­ing the Christ­mas pa­rade.

• Name listed on Cham­ber of Com­merce Facebook page and Christ­mas pa­rade web­site.

• 2017 per­son­al­ized plaque rec­og­niz­ing your spon­sor­ship.

• Two com­pli­men­tary pa­rade en­tries (can use them for non­prof­its).

Santa’s Helper - $500

• Semi-prom­i­nent name/logo place­ment on all press re­leases, ad­ver­tise­ments, com­mu­ni­ca­tions and so­cial me­dia re­lated to the event.

• Name listed on Cham­ber of Com­merce Facebook page and Christ­mas pa­rade web­site.

• 2017 per­son­al­ized plague rec­og­niz­ing your spon­sor­ship.

• One com­pli­men­tary pa­rade en­try (can use for non­prof­its).

The Head Elf - $250

• Name/logo place­ment on all press re­leases, ad­ver­tise­ments, com­mu­ni­ca­tions and so­cial me­dia re­lated to the event.

• Name listed on Cham­ber of Com­merce Facebook page and Christ­mas pa­rade web­site.

If you would like to be a spon­sor for the 2017 El Do­rado Christ­mas Pa­rade, con­tact the Cham­ber of Com­merce at 870-863-6113 or email jaren@goel­do­rado.com.

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