Commercial: A Commercial group is one that represents a for-profit corporation or entity (Lowe’s, Old Navy, and Razorback Concrete).

Non-Commercial: A Non-commercial group is one that represents a not-for-profit organization or entity, e.g., scout groups, neighborhood groups, churches, pageant winners, political candidates, etc.

Types & Fees

  • Commercial Float: $55
  • Walking Unit: $55
  • Commercial Non-Float: $80
  • Non-Commercial Float: $40
  • Pageant Queen (single car): $40
  • Non-Commercial Auto-Club: $40 for 6 cars; $5 for each additional car
  • K-12 Band: No charge

Group Types:

Float is defined as a structure built on top of a trailer and pulled by a truck or ATV.

Walking Unit is a group of people (and it can even include pets) that walk as a group as a part of the parade. Groups with horses are included in this category. All pets must be on a leash.

Commercial Non-Float is an entry by a for-profit organization that consists of a bus or tow truck or group of cars (up to 3). The Jonesboro Radio Group vans would be a good example.

Non-Commercial Auto Clubs may enter up to 6 cars for $40. Additional cars are $5 each. An example is NEA Volks Folks.