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Community - Homecoming Non-Float Application

Rules & Regulations

  • No alcohol may be consumed prior to or during the parade procession. We make safety our highest priority and as many of our parade watchers may be young children we want to ensure we make every effort to keep all MSU fans and parade watchers safe.  MSU, specifically Student Activities, reserves the right to prohibit anyone that has been consuming alcohol before or during the parade from participating in the parade.
  • Parade entries are responsible for their entry themes as well as the people participating in a parade entry. MSU, specifically Student Activities, reserves the right to prohibit entries from participating if the theme of the entry is not suitable for all members of families that will be spectators, specifically young children.
  • All community entries of cars or other vehicles are responsible for securing vehicles on their own, as well as drivers for their entry. 
  • All entries must be made from non-flammable materials such as foil, crepe paper, butcher paper etc. We recommend that any parts of the entry that may be damaged during the moving of the entry be completed at the lineup assignment location.
  • All entries must be in the designated lineup assignment location by 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20.
  • For safety purposes, it is mandatory that all vehicle entries have a fire extinguisher that is full and easily accessible during the parade.
  • MSU, specifically Student Activities, reserves the right to prohibit entries that have not submitted an application from participating in the parade at the time of the parade.


  • Sept. 5 - applications available
  • Oct. 5 at 4:30 p.m. - application deadline - all entries submitted after this date will be lined up at the end of the parade.
  • Oct. 10 - email with lineup and assignments sent to applicants
  • Oct. 20 - all entries must be in their assigned lineup location by 7:30 a.m.


This application is for community members interested in participating in the 2018 Homecoming Parade as a non-float entry. For more information please contact Shannon Colvin, Associate Director of Leadership, Programming and Inclusion at 606-783-2886 or

The Office of Student Activities is still accepting submissions for parade entries, however late submissions may be placed at the back of the parade lineup due to time limitations.

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  • Morehead (Residential Campus)
    150 University Blvd., Morehead, KY 40351
  • Admissions
    121 E. Second St., Morehead, KY 40351
  • Financial Aid
    121 E. Second St., Morehead, KY 40351
  • Accounting & Financial Services (Student Billing)
    207 Howell-McDowell, Morehead, KY 40351
  • Registrar
    201 Ginger Hall, Morehead, KY 40351
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