67th Annual Escondido Jaycees Christmas Parade

“Christmas at the Cinema”

Our 67th Annual Escondido Jaycees Christmas Parade will be held Saturday December 9, 2017 at 9:30am. 

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Applications available NOW.

***Please read the following information in it’s entirety as changes have been made, including the application deadline***

Here’s how to apply for the Christmas Parade:

We are encouraging email applications again this year, although we will still be accepting applications by mail. Please follow the instructions below to register in this year’s Escondido Jaycees Christmas Parade:

1. Download our editable PDF application. Please type in your entry’s information, print, and sign at the bottom. Applications must have a signature to be considered complete. 

2. Type an Announcer’s Script of 50-100 words describing your entry that will be read by the TV announcers and announcers along the Parade route.

  • By Email: Please include your script in the body of the email
  • By Mail: Please type, print and mail with your application

3. Submit your complete application.

  • By Email: Scan your signed and completed application and send as an attachment to
    • In the email subject line please type “<Organization Name> Parade Application.” Please only one application per email.
    • Include your Announcers’ Script in the body of the email
  • By Mail: Send all application parts to Escondido Jaycees, PO Box 1731, Escondido, CA 92033.

4. You will receive a confirmation email within 48 hours of receipt of your emailed application. We will advise you of any missing parts to your application. Please be patient if you send your application by mail. Expect up to a week for  processing of mailed applications.

There is no fee to enter the parade as long as your application is received by the deadline, Wednesday November 15th (PLEASE NOTE EARLIER DEADLINE). After this date, your application must include a $100 late fee. No applications will be accepted after November 29th.

That’s all! Now that you’ve read everything, download the editable PDF file by clicking this link –> 67th Annual Escondido Jaycees Christmas Parade Application

If you have questions, please email us at

We look forward to having you join us for our 67th Annual Escondido Jaycees Christmas Parade!