PARADE LEADERS 
Parade Advisers: Jill Plaice and Mike Smith 
Float Advisers: Robert Smith and Chad Winsor
Parade Coordinators: Calvin McElroy and John Howard

PARADE TIMELINE 

Friday  March 25th, 2022
 6 - 9 PM Bead Drop off and Social - Clan 1 Prep
 Saturday March 26th, 2022
2:00 PM Float arrives in Staging (Nuccio Pkwy).  BLUE ZONEFloat #66.
2:15 PM Parade setup and breakdown is KOB Clan 7    Float setup and breakdown is KOB Clan 3.
2:45 PM Staging is open to other krewes, guests of KOB and members can arrive.
2:45 PM Guest please check in to get wristbands.

Snacks by Publix's, mix of sandwiches and various trays.
3:00 PM Safety / Security Volunteers check-in and assignment
3:45 PM Parade breakdown starts by Clan 7
4:00 PM Parade starts moving.  It could be a while before we move, but be prepared. 

Safety / Security prepares to be in position.
Parade ends Float Breakdown by Clan 3Disbanding starts on 20th Street
 Sunday March 27th, 2022
10:00 AM  Float Clean Up - ALL MEMBERS & Waiting List

PARADE MAP

Parade ends as the unit turns left or north on 20th Street. You may dis-embark as the volunteers tell your group. All groups should disburse from the parade route so the parade may continue to move forward. Floats should be cleaned of any debris prior to leaving the float.


FLOAT RULES   
NO SMOKING ON THE FLOAT!
  • Stay away from the float, tow vehicle and hitch area at all times and respect safety security as they stop members away from the float. Floats move slowly and have bad visibility. Watch your back and do not lean over to pick up beads off the street.
  • Walking is ALLOWED on the sides of the float. 
  • NO Standing in the hallway or bead bags on the floor of the hallway.  Keep it clear.  
  • NO standing by or on the stairs on the back of the float.  NO standing by or on the stairs to the castle.
  • Do not pile beads on the back of the float, or in the walkways painted black. Beads MUST have your name on them! Take your beads out of the box at home and use a disposable bag.
PARADE RULES
  • Participation in this Parade does not give authorization to consume alcoholic beverages in staging areas or on the parade route. Open and/or visible containers of alcoholic beverages in plain view may lead to action by law enforcement.

  • We will be passing under live trolley lines and low hanging stop lights. Do not touch anything, do not hang or throw beads on anything and watch your head!
  • DISBANDING - 20th Street is designated for parade float disbanding only. This area will be used for the brief dismantling of float accessories and the loading and/or unloading of participants.
  • None of these items are allowed in or near the parade route: Styrofoam, glass, confetti, balloons, paper material/flyers etc., fireworks, firearms, cap guns, fake guns, metal swords and no confetti pop cannons.
IMPORTANT by TPD: See Something, Say Something to Law enforcement.

BEADS 

  • No suitcases please and No BOXES!
  • Please put bead bags in the storage shelves or up in the village or in the castle. Make sure your name is marked clearly on all bags.
  • Do not pile beads on the back of the float, or in the walkways painted black. Beads MUST have your name on them! Take your beads out of the box at home and use a disposable bag.
  • Do not bring suitcases, duffle bags or coolers and lay them all over the float floor, especially on the rear of the float.
  • Buy "Throw” beads, about one box (60 dozen) should work well for this short parade. Put beads in disposable plastic bags. No suitcases, NO BOXES, or coolers allowed. If you do not put your name on your beads someone may accidentally throw them for you or move them to another location.

PARKING

Park in the 15th Street garage (Nearest to Centro YBOR) on 15th St and 6th Ave. See map below OR the Noriega garage on Nuccio near Palm/8th then walk to the staging area right on 7th Ave. Staging runs right on 7th Ave and down Nuccio.

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