2012 Georgia Sweet Potato Festival Parade


2008 Sweet Potato Festival Parade

We welcome all churches, organizations, businesses, school clubs, and individuals to participate in the parade.  Parade day sign-in will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 27, 2012, at the Community House in Ocilla.  Floats will be judged beginning at 10:00 a.m.  The parade is scheduled to begin at 11:00 a.m.

2012 Parade Application

Parade Rules:

  • No three or four wheelers, go-carts or scooters will be allowed in the parade unless given permission from the Chamber of Commerce.
  • All horses will be at the end of the parade.
  • No OBSCENE MUSIC, INDECENT CLOTHING OR DANCING will be allowed.
  • Businesses must have proof of business license.
  • All cars and trucks must be decorated.
  • No candy will be thrown from floats, cars or trucks. You may walk and hand out candy.
2008 Sweet Potato Festival Parade



If you have any questions regarding the 2012 parade, please contact the Ocilla-Irwin Chamber of Commerce at 229/468-9114.



2008 Sweet Potato Festival Parade