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Each year the Millersville Community Parade offers competitions in the categories outlined below. Please note that competition is strictly optional. Floats, marching groups and other entries can participate in the parade without competing.

Float Categories - [ Download The Rules ]

  • Commercial - includes all floats entered by businesses and for-profit organizations
  • Community - includes all floats entered by non-profit organizations
  • University - includes all floats entered by MU students

Marching Unit Categories - [ Download The Rules ]

  • Instrumental - includes any group performing with musical instruments (musical groups receiving payment for participating in the parade are not eligible to compete)
  • Non-instrumental - includes all groups marching without instruments such as: dance groups (non-float groups), cycle groups, animal handlers, cheerleaders, etc.
  • Baton - all baton groups
  • Color Guard and Similar Military Entries - Includes color guards and all military marching entries
You can also download a printable copy of the Categories of Competition.



Congratulations to our 2017 award-winning entries!


ANTIQUE or CLASSIC VEHICLE
1925 Chevrolet/Brereton Manor Personal Care
INSTRUMENTAL MARCHING UNIT
Perryville High School Marching Band (MD)
Millersville University Marching Band
Temple Guard Drill Team
NON-INSTRUMENTAL MARCHING UNIT
Expressions Dance Group
Millersville University Dance Team
COLOR GUARD or MILITARY GROUP
MU ROTC/Millersville Parade Color Guard
BATON or TWIRLER GROUP
Kay’s Reflections
COMMERCIAL FLOATS
Church Kids Gone Veggie/Bethany E.C. Church
Grace Community Church of Willow Street
CIVIC or COMMUNITY FLOATS
LA All-Stars
Pet Guardians
UNIVERSITY FLOATS
National Broadcasting Society/MU
Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity-Sigma/MU
JUDGES' CHOICE FLOAT
National Broadcasting Society/MU




THE MILLERSVILLE COMMUNITY-UNIVERSITY PARADE
Office of the Vice President for Advancement, Millersville University
PO Box 1002, Millersville, PA 17551-0302

Vice President for Advancement Office: (717) 871-7500    FAX: (717) 871-7977

parade@millersville.edu