Float, band registrations being accepted for Homecoming

SBU is accepting floats and bands for Homecoming parade.BOLIVAR, Mo. – Southwest Baptist University will host the annual Homecoming parade at 10 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 29. Local businesses and organizations are invited to have a float in the parade.

“Float entry is free, and it is a great way to promote your business while supporting SBU and the Bolivar community,” said Dr. Nathan Penland, director of student activities at SBU.

To register a parade float, go to www.SBUniv.edu/alumni/parade-registration.php. The deadline is to register is Monday, Sept. 24.

For more information about parade floats, call Penland at (417) 328-1828.

Middle school and high school marching bands also may participate. For guidelines and to register a band, go to www.SBUniv.edu/alumni/parade-band.php.

Contact Dr. Jeffery Waters, dean of the Geneva Casebolt College of Music, Arts, and Letters, at (417) 328-1644 with questions about band participation.

*Published: 9-12-18