Provincetown Carnival Parade Registration
Carnival organizers estimate that over 90,000 people attend the parade. The PBG welcomes and encourages individuals, groups, and creative floats to enter as participants in the parade. this year’s theme is Mardi Gras by the Sea. Come celebrate summer in Ptown!
When: Thursday, 8/16; Arrive by 1 pm. Parade starts at 3 pm.
Starts at the Harbor Hotel and continues down Commercial St, through the town center, to the corner of Franklin St in the West End. | See Parade Route
Entry Categories and Fees for 2019
Here are the participant 2019 entry categories and registration fees.
- Large Float: Large truck, Long trailer, Bus, Multi-unit | Fee: $100.00
- Small Float: Pick-up truck, Car, Motorcycle, Motorized vehicles | Fee: $75.00
- Self-Propelled: Unicycles, Bikes, Trikes, Recumbent bikes, Pedi-cabs, Rollerblades, Skateboards, Pull-carts (1 registration per group) | Fee: $50.00
- Walking Entry: Marching Unit, Group, Individual (1 registration per group) | Fee: $25.00
How to Register for the Carnival Parade
Online: Complete the two-step process by Saturday, 8/8:
NOTE: Registered participants and vehicles must be in line at the Harbor Hotel by 1 pm on the day of the parade, Thursday, 8/22/19. Harbor Lounge, 359 Commercial St | Directions