Parade Entries and Sponsorship Opportunities Now Open for Michigan's Largest Christmas Parade, the Rochester Area Hometown Christmas Parade!
Oct 18, 2022, Rochester, MI - The Rochester Area Hometown Christmas Parade, Michigan's largest Christmas parade, struts through Rochester on Sunday, December 4, 2022.
This year's 2022 theme is We Love Our Communities!
Now is the time to get your Parade Entry Application in and/or look for Sponsorship Opportunities.
The parade, a beloved, long-standing tradition attracts tens of thousands to the Rochester area typically on the first Sunday in December. The Rochester Area Hometown Christmas Parade, started by the Lion’s Club in the 1950’s, became the responsibility of the Chamber in the early 1960’s. Cited as the largest Christmas parade in Michigan, spectators watch as over 100 floats, marching bands and community groups walk down the one and a half mile route on Rochester Road, anticipating the final float, graciously donated by Bordine’s Nursey, carrying Santa and Mrs. Claus.
Parade Entry and Sponsorship Opportunities
Whether you submit an application for a Parade Entry or a Sponsorship, you get a chance to market your products, services, and brand to approximately 3,000 children and adults in the staging area for the parade or the thousands of parade watchers.
2022 Sponsorship Opportunities
Hurry! Spots are filling up fast! Applications for parade entry are due no later than November 11, 2022. Email your completed form with payment to email@example.com then email your logo in a high resolution .PNG / .EPS / .AI File to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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2022 Parade Entry Application
Applications for parade entry are due no later than November 17, 2022. Email your completed form with payment information to email@example.com then email your logo in a high resolution .PNG / .EPS / .AI File to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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NOTE: Only applications with print type form will be accepted; Handwritten applications will need to be redone with print text to be accepted.
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The Rochester Area Hometown Christmas Parade is brought to you by the Rochester Regional Chamber Foundation and sponsored by Chief Financial Credit Union and Rochester University.
About the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce
The mission of the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce is to provide leadership and resources in order to advance business development in partnership with civic, cultural and educational interests for the benefit of its members and the community.
The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce is a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization, with a membership base of businesses ranging from sole proprietors to nationally recognized corporations. Founded in 1955, we are the principal voice of the greater Rochester region's business community. We focus on fostering a favorable climate for economic development, business growth and community prosperity.
October 23, 2022, Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce and Rochester.Life