Niagara Grape & Wine Festival
Saturday, September 29, 2018

The Niagara Grape & Wine Festival is proud to present the 2018 Meridian Grande Parade on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 11:00am. This rain or shine event will parade through the downtown core of St. Catharines, Ontario, where we will welcome more than 70,000 spectators.

This year’s theme is “Four Seasons in Wine Country”. The Parade Committee will be introducing each season in the parade with colourful, festival banners and dancers. The colours of the seasons will be incorporated to add visual appeal and distinction.

Please review the Application Guide, including the Rules & Regulations, prior to completing this application. 
     Application deadline: June 25, 2018 at 4:30pm
     Notice of acceptance/decline: July 30, 2018 via email

And remember: we are here to bring colour and life to the streets of St. Catharines! Remember to include how your entry's participation in the Meridian Grande Parade will be something to remember.

Additional information (including photos, drawings, inspiration boards, video) can be emailed directly to

* 1. Name of Entry:

* 2. Organization / Group / Company:

* 3. Contact Name:

* 4. Contact Email:

* 5. Contact Phone:

* 6. Organization City + Prov/State

* 7. We are applying as a:

* 8. Our entry can best be described as (click all that apply):

* 9. Will your entry be accompanied by music?

* 11. Please describe your parade entry. Remember to include how the audience will be entertained, how you are incorporating the 2018 Theme and any other memorable elements.

* 12. In which season would you like your entry to be included? Click any that apply.

* 14. Is there anything else the Parade Committee should know?

* 15. I have: