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Neptune Festival Grand Parade

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Sep 26
11:30am - 1:00pm
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EVENT DESCRIPTION

Streets lined with people, colorful floats in all shapes and sizes, larger-than-life balloons, marching bands...all of which is just a small snapshot of Neptune's Grand Parade on Saturday.  Find yourself the best spot on the block as you enjoy the music and sights of our many parade units.  Be sure to keep an eye out for King Neptune and his court!  With a 16 block parade route, a bad spot is hard to find.

Make sure you get there early though for front row seating as many of the floats will have beads and other fun giveaways  for the crowd.  Come cheer your favorites as all roll down Atlantic Avenue starting at 11:30 AM.  As a highlight of Neptune Festival, this free event is a must for all, young and old alike.  So take a seat on the curb and watch the entertainment roll by.

2019 AWARDS

FLOATS

Neptune's Award
Best Overall Float
Dominion Energy

Mayor' s Award
Best Portrayal of Virginia Beach
Virginia Wild Dance Group

King's Award
Best Theme Portrayal
The Hurrah Players

Triton's Award
Best Cultural/Heritage Float
Falun Dafa


BANDS

King's Award for 1st Place
High School Band
Nansemond-Suffolk Academy

Triton Award for 2nd Place
High School Band
Granby High School

Dolphin Award for 3rd Place
High School Band
Maury High School


MARCHING UNITS

Neptune's Award for 1st Place
Virginia Beach Massed NJROTC

Triton's Award for 2nd Place
501st Legion Star Wars Costuming Group


DANCE/MAJORETTE GROUPS

Neptune's Award for 1st Place
Bell-A-Dance

Triton's Award for 2nd Place
BC Strutters


EVENT SPECIAL NOTICES AND INFORMATION

Show us how much your company, cultural group, school, or other organization loves the beach! Download a parade application, or contact [email protected] for more information:

To participate in the parade as a band, CLICK HERE
To participate in the parade as any other type of unit, CLICK HERE

Volunteer with the Neptune Festival! CLICK HERE to help out at the Neptune Festival Grand Parade. Receive a t-shirt and guaranteed good times.

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