Homecoming Parade registration


The ECSU Homecoming Parade is a university and community tradition. We encourage community groups, clubs and organizations to participate; in addition, the parade is an excellent opportunity for area businesses to showcase themselves to thousands of ECSU students, faculty and alumni, as well as the Elizabeth City community. 

DATE: Saturday, October 19, 2019

TIME: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. and all participants must be present no later than 8:00 a.m.)

PARADE ROUTE: Starts at 600 Westover St (Between Sonic and Bojangles). Ehringhaus St. to Water to Southern Ave. to Parkview Dr., Ending at G.R. Little Library on ECSU Campus.


High School Bands must register by contacting the ECSU Band Director, (252) 335-3658 or All other entries must register below.  




I understand my participation and/or the participation of my company, party, school or organization in the Elizabeth City State University Homecoming Parade is strictly voluntary.

I understand the University does not assume responsibility for any losses, damages or injuries that we may experience as result of our participation in the homecoming parade activities. 

I acknowledge my company, party, school or organization has followed reasonable safety standards, proper physical conditioning, and/or appropriate construction techniques in the preparation of our parade entry. 

We agree to exercise diligence in preserving public safety and observing reasonably expected safety guidelines, and we will hold harmless Elizabeth City State University, its officers, directors, members, volunteers, and employees from all cost and expenses arising out of liability, for injury or damage to persons or property caused by our participation in the homecoming parade. 

I have read the indemnification statement in this application and the 2019 Homecoming Parade Guidelines. 

Today, by submitting this 2019 homecoming parade application, I hereby acknowledge that I am over the age of eighteen and that I am authorized to sign this document on behalf of the company/party/organization or school indicated. On behalf of the organization or group listed above, I understand that as a participant in the ECSU Homecoming Parade, I am responsible for all persons participating in my group and will conform to all parade rules, regulations and protocol.