Armed Forces Day Parade 2021

Saturday, May 1st at 10 a.m.

Downtown McAlester

Entry Deadline: Tuesday, April 27th, 5 p.m.

    Floats rather than vehicles are encouraged. 

To adhere to the theme, participants should decorate their float with as much Red, White, and Blue as possible. The most creative floats will win! Float winners will receive recognition at the conclusion of the parade.

The parade will travel east on Carl Albert Pkwy. from A St. to 5th St., then turn right on 5th St. and right on Choctaw Ave., ending at Choctaw Ave. and Main St. Lineup will begin at 8 a.m. Check in will be in the parking lot of Diamond Trophy & Engraving at 7 N. A St. Lineup will span from A St. & Carl Albert Pkwy. To the parking lot of Komar & Sons at 400 W. Chickasaw Ave.

All ATV’s, motorcycles or similar vehicles must turn off engines after lining up. Candy or other items must not be thrown but may be handed out by individuals on foot. Please have enough items for the entire parade route. Please NO BURN OUTS or you could be fined. 

Please return the attached form to the McAlester Chamber of Commerce (312 E. Choctaw Ave, McAlester, OK 74501) by the deadline above. Please note that late entries will be inserted at the end of the lineup. For more information, please call (918) 423-2550.

  • Include number of walkers, number and type of animals, and number and length of vehicles and/or trailers.
  • Include any announcement you would like the MC to make as your entry passes the judges on stage.
  • Filling out this field constitutes your signature on this application.