Saturday 26th October 8:30am
Bendigo Bank Parade of Youth | Banner Competition
A parade of youth from schools and community groups across the Clarence Valley proudly carrying banners they have designed inspired by this years' theme - Happy 85 years of Jacaranda down Prince Street to Market Square.
Grafton Jacaranda Festival is celebrating its 85th anniversary and would like to invite all schools and youth community groups from around the Clarence Valley to come together and celebrate this incredible milestone by being part of the 2019 Parade of Youth & Banner Competition.
There will be three categories:
SMALL SCHOOLS | LARGE SCHOOLS | YOUTH COMMUNITY GROUPS
Please assemble at 8.30am on Saturday 25 October at the river end of Prince Street, adjacent to the Civic Centre. The parade will commence at 9.00am from the corner of Prince and Victoria Streets to Market Square.
BANNER COMPETITION INSTRUCTIONS
Each participating school and youth community group is encourage to make a banner to be displayed during the Parade of Youth. The banners will be judged in Market Square and three prizes will be awarded for each category.
The theme for this year’s Banner Competition is:
HAPPY 85th JACARANDA
All participating teachers / group team leaders will receive a small thank you gift
Please contact Amber Biggs for more information: 0414 898 390
Download information sheet Here
The Bendigo Bank Parade of Youth & Banner Competition will be followed by the Bendigo Bank Children’s Morning in Market Square where children of all ages are invited to join in a morning of fun activities, dancing, dress up competition, face painting and on stage entertainment. The ballot will also be drawn for the Grafton Jacaranda Festival Mini Party and the Party Prince & Princess and Page Boy & Flower Girl will be announced.