Serving Bartow Area Girl Scouts Since 1944
CRICKETTE PARADE & CARNIVAL
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
PARADE & CARNIVAL
Will take place rain or shine. The parade begins at 4pm. The carnival begins once the parade reaches the carnival grounds at Mosaic Park; usually about 5pm.
Please make sure to drink plenty of fluids.
Past events have been extremely hot and humid.
There are bathrooms available at the carnival grounds.
Please report anyone seen throwing candy from
a moving parade unit to [email protected]
or text to 863-535-5088.
COSTUME CONTEST INFO
Registration is free and begins at 5:30pm. First contest begins at approximately 6:00pm. Download the document at this link for information
We'll be able to accept credit/debit cards at the carnival grounds this year to purchase game/ride/chance drawing tickets. Please visit the Information Booth (white tent near stage) to take advantage of this new feature. Absolutely no refunds will be issued.
7TH ANNUAL FLASHLIGHT PUMPKIN HUNT
Hosted by City of Bartow behind the Bingo game area. Tickets are $1 and can be purchased from the Crickette Club ticket booth. This event is for kids ages 10 & under. Hunts begin at 6:30pm.
WE NEED VOLUNTEERS!
Activities will vary, but they will include running the games at the game booths; assisting carnival patrons, especially children; working lost and found; directing traffic; and clean up. Community service hours available.
Contact Crickette Club volunteer coordinator:
Maria Gallo at 863-640-3109
>Begins at Main St and First Ave; in front of the Chicken Shack
>West on Main St
>South on Broadway Ave
>Ends at Mosaic Park; carnival grounds
FOOD TRUCKS AND VENDORS
K & E Catering and Event Specialist
American Legion Post 3