Rules Policies


Please keep this page for your information. Your entry position number and further details about the parade and flower pick-up will be sent to you the week of April 1st.

Parade Theme: TBD

Parade requirements:

  1. All groups must include children but all ages are welcome to participate.
  2. Each entry must be responsible for punctuality and transportation to and from the parade.
  3. Insurance:
    The Proctor District Association and the Junior Daffodil Parade and parade sponsors assume no liability in participation of the event. Evidence of insurance for both bodily injury and property damage liability is required and can be obtained from your insurance carrier as a certificate of liability. Please attach a scan of your insurance certificate when registering or mail it to us at:
    Parade Registrar
    3221 N 29th St.

    Tacoma, WA 98407
  4. All floats must be non-motorized.
  • Please, Do NOT hand out candy or distribute souvenirs to the audience- it is an insurance mandate we must follow.
  • To prevent gaps in the parade, please keep your group moving forward at all times.
  • Provide adult supervision.
  • Pet entries are welcome – You MUST provide your own clean-up.

Daffodils must be used in some way for each entry. A designated number of daffodils is included in your registration fee, based on the size of your group, but more can be purchased by calling our Registrar at 253-759-0725.
registration form and fee must be received in order to participate in the parade. A late fee of 20% of original fee will be required if  registration is received after April 1st.   Registration will be closed as of April 8th.
Daffodil pick up is scheduled for Friday, April 11th. Location and time will be listed on your confirmation packet.

Entries will be positioned in the parade to best suit the flow of the parade.

The parade is held RAIN or SHINE.

Line-up begins at 9:00 A.M. Sign-in will be held in Mason United Methodist Church, located at 2710 North Madison Street.

map and directions to the Proctor District will be provided when you receive your entry number.

The Junior Daffodil Parade on Proctor in North Tacoma, is sponsored by

  • Proctor Station, Rush Properties, Edison47
  • Mason United Methodist Church
  • Proctor District Association
  • Safeway on Proctor
  • Starbucks
  • Ted Brown Music
  • TV Tacoma
Special Thanks to the following volunteer groups:
  • Boy Scouts Troop#224
  • Mason United Methodist Church
  • Pierce Co. Search & Rescue
  • Stadium High School JROTC
  • Tacoma Police Explorers
  • University Place Kiwanis
  • West End Kiwanis