Vendors and floats needed for 2019 Lights of the Ozarks season

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Officials with Experience Fayetteville are seeking vendor and float entries for the 2019 Lights of the Ozarks holiday parade.

This year’s parade and lighting event is set for 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22 on the Fayetteville downtown square. The full season runs through Dec. 31.

The parade features holiday-themed floats created by local businesses and organizations, as well as vendors set up around the square selling products, food and beverages, and offering entertainment like face painting, carriage rides and more.

Enter a float
Groups wanting to enter a float in the parade should submit entry forms no later than 5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12. Float participation is $25. Parade float forms are available at

Become a vendor
Vendors can either set up shop just on parade night or for the entire season. The entry fee for vendors on parade night is $75, and a season-long vendor permit costs $500. Space is limited so approval will be granted on a first come, first served basis. Vendor forms are available at Vendor applications are due by 5 p.m. Monday, October 7.

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