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Parade of Lights

Categorized as: Special Attractions, All Ages
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Beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, November 29th, dazzling lighted holiday floats and music will flood historic Phillips Avenue from 14th Street to 5th Street. The 22nd Annual Parade of Lights is the official start to the downtown holiday season!

For parking, consider trying a ramp for free after 6pm: http://www.dtsf.com/Parking

Anyone is welcome to register a float for the Parade of Lights. Email maureen@dtsf.com to get added to the notification list for when the official 2013 registration packet is available.

An award ceremony will follow the parade. There will be awards for floats in the following categories:

Best Use of Lights - This award is given to the float that shows the most ingenuity and engineering in light usage and special effects for visual appeal.

Best Workmanship - This award is given to the float that displays outstanding craftsmanship, neatness, attention to detail, overall design and usage of color and materials.

Spirit of Sioux Falls - This award is for the float exhibiting the most public appeal and charm, most creatively pleasing the crowd.

Mayor’s Choice - This award is given to the personal favorite of Sioux Falls Mayor (pending avilability).

Downtown Sioux Falls Award - This award is given to the favorite of DTSF board.

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