How to use Parade in a sentence
The crowd cheered as one and the parade began.
We traipsed up the stairs to the living room, a parade of zombies, each as stunned and speechless as the others.
At length Louis Philippe, anxious to free himself from the hampering control of the agents of his fortune, thought it safe to parade his want of confidence in the man who had made him king.
Adjacent are the parade ground and racecourse and the golf-links.
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Claire and Effie Quincy led the parade to the table.
The parade, with its smiles, applause, and balloons, was over in a half hour.
There are a good many buildings, shops, pleasure grounds, a handsome military parade and exquisite beaches.
The predators were silent, watching their lunch parade by them.
It stands in the parade ground of the Brompton barracks, facing the Crimean arch.Advertisement
Adjoining Holyrood Palace is the King's Park, used as a parade ground.
The royal vault in the Chapel Royal, which had fallen into a dilapidated condition, has been put in order; Clockmill House and grounds have been added to the area of the parade ground, and the abbey precincts generally and the approaches to the King's Park have been improved.
They contain barracks for the Royal Engineers and Army Service Corps, the general parade, which stretches east and west, and five infantry barracks called after battles (other than those of Wellington), of the wars with France, 1 793181 5.
The book, it is true, is not framed on a rigid mould, nor is there any parade of systematic divisions and subdivisions.
Dean thought he'd lost her completely but she remained sitting, clapping with the other spectators—a bit too strenuously—as the puppy parade continued.Advertisement
Even Maria had gone uptown for the parade and festivities, surely a thrill compared to the rural poverty of her homeland.
She and her husband would get together later to view the parade and water fight.
The wells are situated by the Parade (or Pantiles), a walk associated with fashion since the time of their discovery.
The cantonment is situated on the left bank of the Hugh; it has also a large bazaar and several large tanks, and also a parade ground.
There is a fine pier with pavilion, and a marine parade nearly 3 m.Advertisement
It was read out on parade to every regiment in the service, with a homily attached, and placed on record in every regimental order book.
The digue or parade, constructed of solid granite, extends for over 2 m.
There was a pet parade scheduled and the open field was ayip and awash with activity.
On the 13th of March 1881, when returning from a military parade to the Winter Palace, Alexander II.
West of the castle is a large oblong space, the Parade Ground.Advertisement
During the 19th century Cavite was the centre of political disturbances in the Philippines; in 1896 on the parade ground thirteen political prisoners were executed, and to their memory a monument was erected in 1906 at the head of the isthmus connecting with the main peninsula.
On the 31St March 1883, ten weeks after the arrival of the first draft of recruits, about 5600 men went through the ceremonial parade movements as practised by the British guards in Hyde Park, with unusual precision.
At eleven came parade, and an hour afterwards, punctually, dinner, which continued till two, or later, if conversation happened to be particularly attractive.
The principal clubs are the County and the Southern in South Mall, and the City in Grand Parade; while for sport there are the Cork Golf Club, Little Island, three rowing clubs, and the Royal Munster and Royal Cork Yacht clubs, the latter located at Queenstown.
The first St. Patrick's Day parade took place in the New York City in 1762.Advertisement
However, parking was next to impossible, as preparations were underway for the morning parade, and driving by, he noticed the market was closed for the holiday.
Driving was out of the question as the mid-morning parade, scheduled to begin in a few minutes, was forming on Main Street, which was now closed to traffic.
The entire town wouldn't have been more excited if the New Year's Rose Parade had come to little Ouray.
Two hours remained before the last of the day's celebrations— the Jeep flare parade down the mountain, followed by a massive fireworks display—so after finishing supper, the Deans began playing catch up with Bird Song's chores.
Two days later, the national government occupied, with a strong force of infantry and artillery, the parade ground at Palermo used by the Buenos Aires volunteers for drill purposes.Advertisement
In view of these troops the Prussian line, which had advanced faultlessly as if on parade, halted to prepare its bayonet attack by fire, and, once halted, it was found impossible to get them to go on again.
The cornerstone was laid by President Harrison in 1892, and the tomb was dedicated on the 27th of April 1897 with a splendid parade and addresses by President McKinley and General Horace Porter, president of the Grant Monument Association, which from 90,000 contributions raised the funds for the tomb.
The opera house occupies the north-west corner of the Parade Ground.
Christmas parade floats delight children and adults of all ages.
Dean pulled away from the curb, keeping his speed to a parade crawl.Advertisement
His most manly taste did not rise above the kind of military interest which has been defined as "corporal's mania," the passion for uniforms, pipeclay, buttons, the "tricks of parade and the froth of discipline."
It is more bracing than Ostend, and has a fine parade over a mile in length.
Wallis having been betrayed originally by his fatal cleverness into the pettiest carping at words, Hobbes had retorted in kind, and then it became a high duty in the other to defend his Latin with great parade of learning and give fresh provocation.
Its large variety of trees and shrubs, including oak, hickory, elm, maple, chestnut, birch, ash, cedar, pine, larch and sumach, its flower gardens, a palm house, ponds, a lake of 61 acres for boating, skating and curling, a parade ground of 40 acres for other athletic sports, a menagerie, and numerous pieces of statuary, are among its objects of interest or beauty.
He was convinced of his own value, but had no desire to parade it.Advertisement
Not only should you get pictures of the floats and parade entries, but snap a few of the kids, significant other and friends who came along, too.
Whether you attend one in your hometown, head to a major metropolitan area or watch it on television, you will feel festive and ready to proclaim "Merry Christmas" after the parade is over.
If you want to enter a Christmas float in a parade, make sure to follow the event regulations.
There will be specific requirements regarding parade theme, float size, type of entry, and transport.
Each float rider should wear a float harness, especially if throwing candy or trinkets to parade watchers.Advertisement
You can rent floats that are already constructed from some municipalities and parade organizers.
If you want a presence in a parade but don't have the time to make a float, this might be a good option.
Take time to experiment with a few designs on paper first to communicate the message and theme of your Christmas parade float.
For example, companies such as Shindigz.com specialize in standees, banners, and other decorations that make designing a Christmas parade float easy.
Almost any Christmas theme can be made larger than life on a Christmas parade float.
Bring a wry smile to the lips of every parade attendee with this clever take on the classic Dr. Seuss tale, How the Grinch Stole Christmas.
There are many simple ways to use trees on Christmas parade floats.
Remember, as stunning as your float may be, you still want a way to interact with the parade watchers and bring smiles to their faces.
Get everyone together to watch a televised holiday parade in pajamas, complete with a breakfast brunch-even if the parade is aired in the evening.
Visit a festive holiday Christmas parade, even if you are far from home during the holiday season.
Watching a parade with friends, family or even coworkers can help reduce your holiday stress.
Just because a parade is a holiday parade does not mean you will find the same floats, characters and music in every parade.
Each area of the U.S. will have its own take on the parade tradition.
From unique Christmas parade themes to spectacular lighted Christmas parades, you are sure to find plenty of fun parade events.
The big kick-off of holiday parade season is usually the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, held in New York City every year.
Theme parks often have large extravaganzas, like the Disney World Christmas Parade.
If you will be in the Midwest during the holidays, check out the Gifts of Christmas Holiday Light Parade, hosted twice each evening during Silver Dollar City's An Old Time Christmas celebration in Branson, Missouri.
Have a plan for your parade viewing, because vacation areas often have an influx of visitors during the Christmas season, especially in warmer climates.
If you will be near a large lake, river or on one of the coasts, you may be able to see a floating Christmas parade.
As the Christmas season draws closer, check the websites listed above, or the website for the harbor parade in the area you will be in, for more details.
When you are visiting family or friends, they will often know of a great parade in the area.
No matter where you are, you are sure to find a jolly holiday parade during November or December.
It's easy to incorporate this part of the German holiday tradition into your own celebration by having a sort of "parade of trees" party with nearby friends.
In fact, your family and friends might even want to create a Christmas float of your own to enter in the parade.
The mask you hold against your face is perfect for strolling in a Mardi Gras parade, or just through the ball, using your eyes and mouth to flirt shamelessly.
Professional or parade grade bunny costumes can be very expensive, which makes them unlikely purchases for informal events like family Easter parties.
All these costumes were big hits of the parade and won prizes, but the participants acknowledged that a lot of time, money and hard work went into the thought and building of the costumes.
And because there is a strong sensual aspect to Mardi Gras, a costume like this allows men to tease other parade and partygoers and be forward in a way that would usually be frowned upon.
The Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans is famous for the throwing of beads when someone, usually a woman, flashes the thrower.
It should be noted that this is the parade meant more for tourists and college kids, but New Orleanians don't tend to join - there are better and more real parades in town.
The playacting will allow you to thither, thou, and thee with the locals and dance around the maypoles, play in the parade and cheer at the jousts with a fervor and abandon.
The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, which always ends with Santa Claus and was made yet more famous in the film Miracle on 34th Street heralds the beginning of the season.
Whether you are dressing up for Cinco de Mayo, Halloween or taking part in a heritage pride parade, Mexican costumes can really add some spice to your event.
Whether you are leading the parade, helping cheer on the home team or lending a paw to a charity event, dog mascot costumes are the gateway to a howling good time.
There should be costumes in your local costume store, particularly if your city that hosts a St. Patrick's Day parade.
The costume, based on the iconic Statue of Liberty, is ideal for a Fourth of July parade, Halloween party or other costume event.
Attend a parade, visit a street fair or stroll the local farmers' market.
Have a pillow fight, go ice skating, take in a parade, visit the zoo or amusement park, basically just play together and let loose.
Hold a character parade around the yard.
If your kids are itching to join in the fun, why not host your own neighborhood parade?
A week or so before the actual day, place fliers around the neighborhood inviting kids to participate in the parade.
Encourage them to decorate their bikes, wagons, scooters, or just themselves for the parade with balloons, streamers, banners, ribbons, patriotic hats and anything that else that seems appropriate.
Make sure you have plenty of adults on hand to supervise the children, and hold the parade on a quiet street.
For example, the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade takes place every March in downtown Chicago.
Large bonfires were lit, and people dressed up in costumes and marched in a parade.
Saving parade freebies, like pens and erasers, handed out at Easter parades or Fourth of July parades.
The famous Holidazzle parade and Aquatennial festival and parade are just two of the many parades held year-round.
The parade of women's winter boots includes everything from fuzzy pull-on boots without high heels, to sleek knee-high boots with four inch heels that zip on.
Famous for its balloon-filled Thanksgiving Day Parade, Macy's, founded in 1858 in Massachusetts, is headquartered New York City.
Many people search for the Parade of Shoes website without much luck.
Here are some places to make up for your Parade of Shoes website craving.
Try these suggestions to make your shoe-shopping experience a breeze, even if you won't be on the Parade of Shoes site any time soon!
While stilettos can add height and sex appeal to just about any outfit, not everyone wants to parade around in sky-high heels.
During the bird nesting season, from late September to mid-February, visitors can also explore the island's historic parade ground and can hike down the Agave Trail to the water's edge.
There is also an annual tree lighting and children's parade where kids can get a peek at Santa New Mexico style.
Depending on when you visit, it's a good idea to check out fun seasonal events, such as Macy's Flower Show and the city's popular Easter Day Parade, which travels from 47th Street to 57th Street along 5th Avenue.
Decorate a wagon float to parade around at a pep rally.
One "Majorette Mom" recommends the skorts for "Memorial Day Parade or when it's too hot at football games."
New Year's is filled with activities for adults, but once the Tournament of Roses Parade is over, most children are not enthralled by the never-ending football games.
Health and fitness magazines love to parade out side-by-side comparisons of Burger King and McDonalds, Quiznos and Subway, Dominos and Pizza Hut.
Don't be afraid to parade around the bedroom for your lover.
Even if you're not shy and you frequently parade around in much skimpier items, it may be fun to mix things up with something a bit more old-fashioned (perhaps even vintage!).
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The last day of the holiday is the Lantern Festival, when children of the community carry traditional paper lanterns in a tremendous parade that also includes music, dancing, and the fabled dragon dance.
Block parties are fun summer parties, especially when a parade happens to be going through the neighborhood.
If a parade route or kiddie parade is in the area, you may want to invite people over before the start for lunch.
After everyone attends the parade, they can head back for desserts before fireworks.
The Tournament of Roses parade originated in 1886 with the advent of the Valley Hunt Club's celebration of the orange crop ripening.
Service Dress Blue worn by enlisted men for formal parade and change of command ceremonies.
Bird Song wasn't locked and the place was empty most of todayâ€”even Maria was watching the parade.
Two hours remained before the last of the day's celebrationsâ€” the Jeep flare parade down the mountain, followed by a massive fireworks displayâ€”so after finishing supper, the Deans began playing catch up with Bird Song's chores.
Mr Monkey visits a small funfair, examines a Soviet missile launcher, then watches a torchlit parade and a lot of loud fireworks.
Goth kids who like darkness will figure out some way to improve the storminess without raining on everyone else's parade.
For instance, " This Given Line " by Electric Soft Parade has a harmonica introduced on the second chorus.
Geological and climactic factors have combined over millions of years to create a hothouse of evolution, a seemingly endless parade of marine life.
A funeral hymn is followed by a New Orleans-style parade.
It was considered positively indecent to parade ones good deeds.
He began his race on the parade lap by nudging his nose behind and beside Hutchinson.
We had been invited to join the color party heading the parade along with hundreds of other marchers.
In Portadown a loyalist mob went on a rampage through the town after a band parade.
Meanwhile, Beef Or Salmon's as short as 9-2, but looks a little nervy, kicking out in the parade.
It considers the representation of women in the British propaganda newsreel, Indian News Parade, which ran in India 1943-1946.
They then decided to walk to North Parade (the row of shops off Greyfriars) to visit the off-licence.
But as the demands of leading the party parade escalated, Michael's behavior became increasingly outrageous.
The first republican parade was stopped in the Ferguson Crescent area, the second one was permitted to enter the Diamond for a rally.
It's only fitting that their passing-out parade should be identical to their full-time comrades.
Always fancied joining the carnival parade, why not contact Edinburgh Samba School dance co-ordinator Marie-Anne Syre for information on classes.
Later that day there was a torchlight parade around the streets, what a spectacle that must have been.
Chorlton Water Park hosted the first of what the wardens hope will become an annual lantern parade.
They've even laid on a ticker-tape parade for me, although I have to share it with the Yankees baseball team.
Pedestrian Routes A new pelican crossing across the Parade is proposed opposite the main pedestrian entrance of the new Crystal Palace.
The annual pumpkin Parade always attracts lots of entries for the most imaginatively carved pumpkin.
The highlight of the Friday evening was to be a parade of famous racehorses.
Marine Parade seafront terrace A unique view of a historic terrace on Great Yarmouth seafront terrace A unique view of a historic terrace on Great Yarmouth seafront.
In the half way of the march, when we were close to the Parliament House, about 30 young skinheads attacked the parade.
On the return part of the parade, everybody in the Flute Band got a sombrero!
However Park Lane will be closed southbound between 0830 and approx 1300 for a parade at 1200.
The parade marked the start of three days of music across the county.
The inspector went to Park Parade Station and there found the defendant, who was a coal stoker.
At 12.30pm, after the Easter Bonnet Parade, the High Bailiff will unveil a large piece of dressed stonework at the Heritage Center.
For example, in 1990 the Orange Order held a special parade in Belfast to mark the tercentenary of the Battle of the Boyne.
Massive crowds thronged along the main parade stretch on the Shankill, dampened only slightly by occasional showers.
They parade in dense throngs and make the street impassable.
The restored timepiece, will adorn the front of Village Jewelers in Western Parade.
Last November she became the first transsexual to march in the annual Remembrance Day parade at the Cenotaph when she accompanied fellow Falklands veterans.
It is a parade of wild animals Our world is now a pitiful weakling It groans with the burden of an elephant corpse!
Robin Brechin owned the dental practice, the Hollies on Alexandra Parade, and was equally well-known.
Though the signory still made a brave show upon occasions of parade, it was clear that the state was rotten to the core, ahd sinking into the decrepitude of dotage.
I'll teach you to dress the men in fancy coats for a parade....
It's in the Emperor's service... it can't be helped... one is sometimes a bit hasty on parade...
Because not everything happens as one expects or with the smoothness of a parade.
I saw them close up their ranks six times in succession and march as if on parade.
The annual Pumpkin Parade always attracts lots of entries for the most imaginatively carved pumpkin.
Nearly one year ago Sandy Gordon and his lovely redheaded second wife Natalie attend the Macy 's Thanksgiving Day parade in New York City.
A small group of the Harrogate branch membership attended the remembrance parade at the cenotaph on Sunday.
The decision to reroute the parade had been taken by the Parades Commission.
Hounds also parade on a rota basis at the Royal Welsh Show.
Marine Parade seafront terrace A unique view of a historic terrace on Great Yarmouth seafront.
Queen 's Parade Place You can see two small gate houses where the sedan chair men used to ply their trade.
Most are arranged in serried rows, like troops on parade, in immaculate garden settings.
Whenever, feasible, the gravestone was placed in an upright position and ranked in serried lines like soldiers on parade.
The parade caught the mood of their lord and any brevity soon softened down to respectful attendance.
On the return part of the parade, everybody in the Flute Band got a sombrero !
Most Home Guard units held a stand-down parade in late 1944.
For example, in 1990 the Orange Order held a special parade in Belfast to mark the Tercentenary of the Battle of the Boyne.
By the end of the season they had won the FA Cup and Gerald watched the victory parade from a window on The Spot.
It is a parade of wild animals Our world is now a pitiful weakling It groans with the burden of an elephant corpse !
The March and Charlton Stands are situated in the Richmond Enclosure and there is access to the Winners ' Enclosure and Parade Ring.
The conceited leader demanded a parade be held in his own honor.
Let the children know that they'll be creating their own planes, trains, and automobiles at the party, and they'll get to be in their very own parade!
Once everyone is there, have a character parade around the living room or yard!
You should lead your car buying experience, you should do the questioning and you should be leading the parade in whether or not you should buy the car.
Not many women parade this style on a daily basis, but this look is sure to add some sizzle to your date night look!
Plan ahead so you don't come up short for the season-opening game or Homecoming parade.
Certain roads were blocked off because of an up coming parade.
Sure enough, the driver wasn't thinking and I wasn't paying attention, because when we pulled out of the hotel parking lot, we found ourselves in the midst of the Riverfext parade.
After his parents divorced Tom became estranged from his father, whom Cruise later characterized in a Parade magazine article as antisocial, inconsistent, and unpredictable.
On December 16, 2006, Kate attended her first event as a royal guest at the Prince William's passing out parade at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.
After a brief stint as a dancer with the Disney on Parade production, Swayze played the lead role of Danny Zuko in Grease on Broadway, and took a role in the movie Skatetown USA.
A long sweater or jacket can be worn as the actual dress when your little girl is going to be outside, such as for Christmas caroling or marching in a parade.
Easter clothes should be very fine and even include a bonnet as exemplified by the famous Easter Parade and the film that's named for it.
The Rangerettes have performed at the pre-game and half-time of the Cotton Bowl classic every year, at Dallas Cowboys' football games, in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and even in a few U.S. Presidential Inaugurations.
When we were living in New York City, we got to see the parade live and even took our dog, Special, with us.
Seed catalogs and websites offer an almost endless parade of unique and hard to find varieties, heirloom and unusual seeds.
Their success continued to snowball with the release of their third record The Black Parade which was another commercial smash that spawned the hits Welcome to the Black Parade, Teenagers, Famous Last Words and I Don't Love You.
These include the annual Mermaid Parade, vintage burlesque shows and the Coney Island museum that helps keep the island's past alive.
Finally, the maps will show you the times of entertainment, not only including the stage shows, but also parades and nighttime events like the Main Street Electrical Parade during the summer.
Unique Halloween decorations, scary and not-so-scary haunted houses, costumed monsters, trick-or-treating, Halloween-themed shows and a family-friendly Halloween parade are all part of the park's annual celebration.
Throughout the year, Kemah Boardwalk holds a variety of events and celebrations including a Haunted House for Halloween, a variety of festivals in the summer and a boat parade for Christmas.
Why chase people around when you can have them parade by you?
The entire thing feels so slow and clunky that you feel like you're driving a parade float through heavy traffic to get to the parade on time.
Even if they changed the name of the game to Parade Float Legends, you'd still be frustrated, and chances are the parade would be over by the time you got there.
With so many options for facial features, it can take a lot of time to get the "look" just right.Thankfully, a number of enthusiasts are willing to share their creations through the Mii Parade and through online channels as well.
These unique characters can not only infiltrate the Mii Parade, but they can be used for novelty and humor inside select video games as well.
The Mii Parade allows you and your friends to share each others' Miis on the respective consoles.
When you send a Mii to a Parade, all the Miis on that console will appear and have the ability to be inserted into games.
To have Miis in the Parade, you previously had to save the Mii to a Wii Remote and physically transported it to your friend's house.
Mingling allows your Mii to visit other Wiis; they'll show up in games or when your Mii is put on parade.
The Mii Parade is a function of the Mii Channel on the Wii console that is located on the main screen when you boot up the system.
The Mii Parade lets you add your friend's Miis to your Wii console so that they can live in your system.
At this point, you can let them sit there to "parade" around your screen or you can transfer them to the Mii Plaza.
If you decide to leave the Mii in the parade, they will organize themselves nicely when you leave the Mii Channel in parade mode.
Once your Mii can Mingle, you have two ways to get the Mii into the Mii Parade.
The second way to get Miis into the Mii Parade is to register Wii numbers.
Any Miis that appear in the Parade can be moved over to the Plaza, but the Plaza can only hold up to 100 Miis.
At least the Parade can hold more and you have the option of switching out Miis at will.
Whatever your use of the Mii Parade, the most important thing to remember is that each Mii must be set to Mingle... otherwise, your Mii may never have any friends!
What better way to rain on that parade then to introduce the drab, dark, and evil black balls.
The other mini-games included as part of Training Plus are Tilt City, Rhythm Parade, Big Top Juggling, Skateboard Arena, Table Tilt Plus, Balance Bubble Plus, and Basic Run Plus.
If your town hosts an annual Labor Day parade, make sure not to miss it.
The San Francisco Chinese New Year parade is a particularly fun event, especially for kids.
Observed in this historic northern California city since the 1860s, the Chinese New Year parade is probably the most notable and alluring portion of celebrating this cherished Chinese holiday in the West.
He will be thrilled to parade around the parks or your house singing while bopping his head back and forth pretending to be one of the world's most famous characters.
Independent analysis -- Many supplement companies like to parade out guys in lab coats in their ads along with a few sensational claims about this or that miracle benefit.
Every spring, Academy Award watchers not only wait with baited breath to see who will win the big awards, but also which Oscar dresses parade down the runway.
One truth of the fashion industry is that although there's an endless parade of designs for women to buy, not everything looks great on every body.
Each year, in addition to high-kicking their way through the Radio City Christmas Spectacular, the Rockettes appear in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Whether you are in the park or watching the annual event on television, the Disney World Christmas parade is a spectacular holiday event that the whole family can enjoy.
With the exception of 2000, the Disney World Christmas parade has been televised since 1983.
The parade often airs on ABC, ABC affiliate, or Disney channels (check your local listings for exact times) on Christmas Day.
Hosted for the last several years by television personalities Regis Philbin and Kelly Ripa, this parade entertains viewers at home who cannot be at the Disney World Resorts.
The parade features famous movie characters like Buzz Lightyear, Aladdin, and Ariel, along with popular Disney characters like Mickey, Minnie, and all their friends.
And no parade is complete without an appearance by Santa Claus himself.
Famous performers and personalities appear in the Disney World Christmas Parade.
Photos from the 2006 televised Christmas parade can be seen at TV Guide.
Animated floats with costumed characters and stars are a main feature of the parade.
The 2005 Walt Disney World Christmas Parade won a Daytime Emmy for "Outstanding Special Class Special."
The parade features characters from movies, like Snow White, Cinderella, and classic Disney characters such as Mickey, Minnie, Donald, and Chip 'n' Dale.
Walt Disney World (WDW) recommends Frontierland as the best viewing spot, and to watch the second running of the parade for fewer crowds.
More parade tips can be found at Explore The Magic.com.
Advance tickets to the Very Merry Christmas Party, which includes the parade, are available in advance for select dates.
Daily park parades often include a touch of the holiday spirit as well, as they will add Santa into the parade and have floats enhanced with holiday decorations.
The daily Magic Kingdom parade is free to everyone who enters the park.
Because the televised parade only happens once a year, you want to be sure not miss it.
For additional viewing fun, make Mickey shaped pancakes for children to eat Christmas morning as they watch the parade on television.
As aforementioned, go to the second parade time for fewer crowds.
Get to the parade route early; an hour or even more, depending on crowds.
Remember to bring your camera and use a fast shutter speed, since the parade is moving.
Another good person to ask for parade viewing tips would be someone on the outdoor custodial staff, as they have had contact with the crowd that day and have most likely seen a number of parades from various places in the park.
Groups collaborate to come up with Christmas parade themes, carried out in floats, musical groups and walking characters.
To find a local parade, look for notices in your newspaper, signs on community bulletin boards and mentions on local radio stations.
Plan to arrive between 30 and 60 minutes before the parade begins to get the best viewing spot.
Mark the date on your calendar so you do not forget about the parade.
Remember to take your camera and snap photos of friends and family in the parade.
Many people consider the start of the holiday season by catching sight of Santa at the end of New York City's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Whether you plan to watch a parade from the comforts of your own home or head out to see the spectacle in person, you should follow a few pointers to make the most of your parade experience.
Watching a parade on television seems like an easy thing to do.
Record the parade in case you end up missing something.
Have appetizers, brunch foods and Christmas cookies available on a buffet for people to graze on during the parade.
Dim the room lights if the parade features lighted characters and floats.
Whether you head to the nearest city or want to see the Disney World Christmas parade while you are there on vacation, you will find plenty to "oooh" and "ahhh" over at these massive events.
Unlike local parades, you usually have to secure a spot for yourself hours before the parade begins.
Bring drinks, snacks and activities, like a deck of cards or handheld video game, to keep kids busy and happy while they wait for the parade to start.
Depending on where the holiday parade is held, you may or may not need to bring heavy coats and blankets.
Look online or watch a national weather report to find out what the weather is like where you plan to see the parade.
Last, but not least, grab a small camera so you can capture memories of the huge holiday parade you attended.
Then let's have a seat and watch the puppy dog parade.
Dean arranged to pick up Jennifer Radisson at her hotel later that afternoon, after the parade and the water fight.
Cynthia's allotted tour of duty was finished, so he took his wife's hand and they walked to the corner for a better view of the parade.
The parade's about to start!
Bird Song wasn't locked and the place was empty most of today—even Maria was watching the parade.
She missed them and was sorry not to have seen the parade.
I wasn't a hundred percent truthful when we first met in the park—at the doggy parade.
At Bridlington Quay there is excellent sea-bathing, and the parade and ornamental gardens provide pleasant promenades.
Facing the north side of the Parade Ground are the handsome municipal buildings, completed in 1906.
Sprenger has rightly observed that Mahomet makes a certain parade of these foreign terms, as of other peculiarly constructed expressions; in this he followed a favourite practice of contemporary poets.
The 13th Light Dragoons mustered but ten mounted men at the evening parade; the brigade as a whole had lost 247 men and 497 horses out of a total strength of 673 engaged in the charge, which lasted twenty minutes from first to last.
As the Egyptian brigadier, who had spent some years in Berlin, spoke German fluently, and it was also understood by the senior British officers, that language was used for all commands given by the sirdar on that special parade.
After parade he reconducted them to the guard-room of the palace and unfolded his plans to them.
It communicates with the Grand Parade and this in turn with Great George's Street, to the west, and the South Mall to the east, the last containing the principal banks, the County Club house, and good commercial buildings.
The marine parade of West Cowes, and the public promenade called the Green, are close to the castle.
There are two piers, and a parade along the seawall; and the sea-bathing is good.
On the parade ground between it and St James's Park the ceremony of trooping the colour is held at the celebration of the sovereign's birthday.
But except on rare occasions he allowed his power to be disguised under the old machinery of the medieval monarchy, and made no parade of his autocracy.
But there was more show than reality in this parade of government by free discussion and by law.
Each of the floats in the parade had several pennants from the local high school tacked on the side of the float.
It is served by the London & NorthWestern and the Lancashire & Yorkshire railways (Charlestown station), and by the Great Central (Park Parade station).
There are two large maidans, or commons, which are used as military parade grounds and for racing, as well as for golf links and other purposes of amusement.
He was indefatigable, in war as in peace, in parading and inspecting; the weary and starving soldiers were forced to turn out amid the marshes of the Dobrudscha as spick and span as on the parade grounds of St Petersburg; but he could do nothing to set order in the confusion of the commissariat, which caused the troops to die like flies of dysentery and scurvy; or to remedy the scandals of the hospitals, which inflicted on the wounded unspeakable sufferings.
He remained standing in the open vehicle, holding on to the roll bar for support, looking like a parade politician as he waved to the strolling women.
Dean thought he'd lost her completely but she remained sitting, clapping with the other spectatorsâ€”a bit too strenuouslyâ€”as the puppy parade continued.
The parade marched the length of Main Street, only to reverse itself, ultimately returning to where it had assembled, giving the crowd a double feature and allowing the participants a view of one another.
I wasn't a hundred percent truthful when we first met in the parkâ€”at the doggy parade.
It has sunk into an empty parade; it is a mere affectation of humility, an apology and excuse for something better.
Each unit would erect a new altar to the deity on the edge of the parade ground.
Where foreign powers once drilled their troops, there is now a leisurely parade, serenaded by the music from the central bandstand.
We have lots of ideas for the parade and are planning to enter a bathing belles float.
On Boxing day and New Year's Day, an old tradition is to don blackface and parade through the town singing minstrel songs.
A bomber dropped a single bomb on a parade field in the capital, without loss of life.
Their style was basically acoustic rock akin to Coldplay and Electric Soft Parade, but accompanied by bongos and a keyboard.
The long vaulted casemates that today face the parade were known as Eighteen Gun Battery.
Now you can see a cavalcade of the most famous tractors ever on parade.
Unfortunately people appear to see the Garvaghy Road as a parade in isolation in order to wring further concessions from Portadown District.
Which TV quiz show asks contestants to pick a former pop star out of an identity parade?
Oh, the showy American cousins, they do love a parade.
The next day was a parade through the town.
They had their latest JD 6920 tractor on show at the fancy dress parade in the evening.
At the Temple the police formed a cordon, allowing only fascists to pass and on the Embankment the parade was dismissed.
These are difficult people to deal with, they're the people who march in the church parade carrying the red flags.
Though the words of the order were not clear to the regimental commander, and the question arose whether the troops were to be in marching order or not, it was decided at a consultation between the battalion commanders to present the regiment in parade order, on the principle that it is always better to "bow too low than not bow low enough."
Having dressed for his attendance at court in full parade uniform, which he had not worn for a long time, he went into Bilibin's study fresh, animated, and handsome, with his hand bandaged.
Rostov went back into the hall and noticed that in the porch there were many officers and generals in full parade uniform, whom he had to pass.
Even at ten o'clock, when the Rostovs got out of their carriage at the chapel, the sultry air, the shouts of hawkers, the light and gay summer clothes of the crowd, the dusty leaves of the trees on the boulevard, the sounds of the band and the white trousers of a battalion marching to parade, the rattling of wheels on the cobblestones, and the brilliant, hot sunshine were all full of that summer languor, that content and discontent with the present, which is most strongly felt on a bright, hot day in town.
Start the party about an hour before the parade begins.
Attending a large holiday parade in person can be an experience of a lifetime.
They offer a parade leprechaun costume that is a great choice if you are to be a mascot or something similar.
The first thing that anyone sees in a parade is the drum major uniform, shiny and bright and way out in front.
At this moment the Prussians were actually on parade and ready to move off to attack, but just then the " evil genius " of the Prussian army, von Massenbach, an officer of the Headquarter Staff, rode up and claiming to speak with the authority of the king and commander-in-chief, induced Hohenlohe to order his troops back to camp. Of all this Napoleon saw nothing, but from all reports he came to the conclusion that the whole Prussian army was actually in front of him, and at once issued orders for his whole army to concentrate towards Jena, marching all night if need be.