Pair of Councils Nab Prizes For Parade Creativity
- In the midst of life. // New York Amsterdam News;9/24/94, Vol. 85 Issue 39, p1
Presents a photograph showing a parade float dedicated to the memory of crime victims during Harlem Day in New York City.
- New design allows for bigger, safer parade floats. Serwach, Joseph // Crain's Detroit Business;10/21/96, Vol. 12 Issue 43, p50
States that Detroit's Thanksgiving parade, California's Tournament of Roses Parade, and Macy's parade will benefit from increased technology, through the creation of bigger, and improved floats. Comments from Chrysler Corporation's vice chairman, Tom Denomme; Designing of floats by Al Turner;...
- 1996 parade float. Brooke, Lindsay // Automotive Industries;Feb97, Vol. 177 Issue 2, p60
Features the Bozomobile, a parade float constructed specifically for the annual Thanksgiving Day festivities in Detroit, Michigan. Dodge Ram V-8 powertrain; Navigation of the Bozomobile through four video monitors.
- Spirited floats shine in parade. // Granite City Press-Record;12/7/2011, Vol. 53 Issue 84, pB3
The article focuses on the floats and people who the Santa's Holiday Avenue Parade float contest in Granite City, Illinois including Community Care Center, Trinity United Methodist, and Steve Stone.
- Untitled. // School Library Journal;Oct93, Vol. 39 Issue 10, p12
Pictures the award-winning float sponsored by the Boxford (Massachusetts) Town Library which garnered a trophy for Best Use of Imagination in that town's July 4th parade. `Sail on a Sea of Books' was the theme of the Massachusetts Statewide Summer Reading Program.
- Your Holiday Parade float ideas. BUSH, NI:NE MCCOMBER // Eastern Door;10/24/2014, Vol. 23 Issue 42, p19
The article offers tips for picking Christmas Holiday Parade Float theme for business enterprises and families in Kahnawake, Quebec includes the use of colored cellophane paper, artificial plants and holiday hair ornaments.
- Gay Pride 101. Chappelle, James C. // Whosoever;Jul/Aug2005, pN.PAG
Presents an article on attending the Los Angeles Gay Pride Parade in California. Reaction upon seeing socialite Paris Hilton in the parade; Costume of GLBT people seen at the event; Description of the parade floats.
- Behind the scenes at the Macy's parade. Stern, Seth // Christian Science Monitor;11/20/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 250, p18
Focuses on the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade, including how the giant balloons which appear in the parade are designed and created.
- 5 YEARS THAT CHANGED CARNIVAL. Laborde, Errol // New Orleans Magazine;Jan2005, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p64
Features several breakthrough events in the Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans, Louisiana. Launch of the standard Mardi Gras celebration by Mistick Krewe of Comus in 1857; Introduction of the day parade in 1872; Display of big floats with celebrities in 1969.