SBU accepting float, band registrations for Homecoming parade

Homecoming parade floatBOLIVAR, Mo. – Southwest Baptist University will host the annual Homecoming parade at 10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 2. Local businesses and organizations are invited to have a float or participate in the parade.

Float entry is free and a great way for businesses to promote themselves while supporting SBU and the Bolivar community.

To register a parade float, go to The deadline to register a float is Thursday, Sept. 30.

For more information about parade floats or participation, contact Mollie Banks, Student Life coordinator, at (417) 328-1885 or by email at

High school marching bands also may participate in the SBU Homecoming parade. For guidelines and to register a band, go to The deadline for bands to register is Friday, Sept. 17.

Contact the SBU Department of Music at (417) 328-1644 with questions about band participation.

*Published: 9-9-2021