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SBU is accepting float and band registrations for Homecoming parade

homecoming parade

Southwest Baptist University will host the annual Homecoming parade at 10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 8. 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 Tuesday, Oct. 4.

For more information about parade floats or participation, contact Mollie Banks, Student Life coordinator, at (417) 328-1885 or 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. 16.

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

*Published: 9/8/2022