2013 Grand Floral Parade Award Winners
Sweepstakes Award - For outstanding float concept and artistic merit of: theme, creativity, color, animation, beauty, and floral display.
King’s Award – For the most outstanding tow unit; best concept of overall theme and creativity.
Southwest Michigan Royalty – Polar Express
President’s Award – This float is the second highest overall in judging. For outstanding float having the best concept of imagination and creativity in developing their float presentation.
Bridgman – King Kong
Mayor’s Award - For the float exhibiting excellence in presenting the Festival theme.
Berrien Springs – Robin Hood
Queen’s Award - For the float exhibiting exceptional beauty and dramatic impact.
New Buffalo – Alice in Wonderland
Twin Cities’ Award - For the best display and floral craftsmanship of live flowers and blossoms.
Board of Director’s Award - For the float having the most outstanding costumed characters that add to the float presentation.
St. Joseph – My Fair Lady
Chairman’s Award - For the most creative and impressive use of animation and movement – both live and mechanical.
Eau Claire/Sodus – A League of Their Own
Parade Committee’s Award – For the best presentation and use of color and color harmony.
Greater Dowagiac Chamber of Commerce – UP
Congratulations to all of our winners!