The Melbourne Light Parade has been a family tradition bringing delight to children and families for over 30 years. The floats and performances celebrate the things we love about our city and showcases local businesses, schools, and non-profit organizations.
Here are some amazing facts about The Melbourne Light Parade:
***The purpose of the parade is to help those who are less fortunate by collecting and distributing thousands of pounds of food, new toys, and pet food to local food pantries and Space Coast Kibble Kitchen.
***It is a 501 c 3 Not-for-Profit charity
***There are no paid staff members. The Melbourne Light Parade is completely organized and run by a handful of dedicated volunteers.
Here is another fact:
Parades are expensive. Costs include but are not limited to; liability insurance, traffic and crowd control, barricades, traffic signage, advertising, rental equipment, and contract labor.
We need corporate and private monetary sponsors.