Pre-school age children through high school students are invited to participate. Organizations are also welcome. NO ENTRY FEE is required. It is required for all participants to be registered by completing and returning the Youth Day Parade Entry Form to the Texas Rice Festival office.
Awards & Divisions: The following divisions will be judged for competition with awards presented. Judging will take place beginning at 1:45 p.m. and awards will be presented to the winners before the parade begins.
A. DECORATED VEHICLES – First, Second, and Third place Ribbons (this includes decorated trailers, lowboys, flat-bed trucks, gooseneck trailers).
B. GOLF CARTS, 4 WHEELERS -Best overall Ribbon
C. OTHER- Non Competitive Category. This includes walking units (such as clowns, twirling groups, etc.)