Tag: holiday parade

Photos and video: We love a parade!

UW-Green Bay loves the annual Green Bay Holiday Parade, especially when it wins an award! Congratulations to the parade committee for this year’s Claude Allouez Award for presentation and performance — it’s fourth esteemed award in five years! This year’s theme was “It’s a Phoenix Christmas, Charlie Brown!” With help from Phlash, UWGB Hop Hop […]

Can you donate just one book?

Book collection

Please consider donating just one new or very gently-used book this holiday season. Final collection date is Thursday, Nov. 15 and collection bins are located campus wide. Every year the Holiday Parade Float Committee initiates a community-related service project that relates to the parade theme. In honor of this year’s theme, “Christmas Stories,” the Float […]

Parade Float Committee collecting books for Back to School Store

Once again the Holiday Parade Float Committee is preparing to participate in the Green Bay Holiday Parade. The 35th Annual Prevea Holiday Parade will take place Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. In honor of this year’s theme, “Christmas Stories,” the Float Committee will be collecting books for local children. The books will be distributed at Service League […]

UW-Green Bay 2017 Holiday Parade Float

holiday-parade-float

About 85 members of the campus community participated in the Green Bay Holiday Parade on Saturday (Nov. 18, 2017). This year, thanks to your generous donations, the committee has collected nearly 500 items — new or gently used hats, mittens, coats, blankets, scarves, socks and jackets (and some beautifully crafted wool mittens) — for those […]

Reminder: Warm wishes winter wear drive

The UW-Green Bay Holiday Float Committee is collecting new and gently used supplies to help keep the less-fortunate of Green Bay toasty warm during the harsh Green Bay winter. This drive is being conducted in connection with the Green Bay Holiday Parade — Saturday, Nov. 18 — downtown Green Bay. After the parade all donations […]

Winter gear and blanket donations requested

Warm Wishes Winter Gear and Blanket Drive

The UW-Green Bay Holiday Float Committee is collecting new and gently used supplies to help keep the less-fortunate of Green Bay toasty warm during our harsh Green Bay winter. This drive is being conducted in connection with the Green Bay Holiday Parade — Saturday, Nov. 18 — downtown Green Bay. After the parade all donations […]

UW-Green Bay parade committee wins award for most original

UWGB Float in the Holiday Parade

For the third straight year UW-Green Bay won one of the three awards given for non-commercial floats at the 2016 Green Bay Holiday Parade. This year, UW-Green Bay won the Grand Marshal’s Award for most original. Every unit was asked to portray the parade theme, “Winter Wonderland.” UW-Green Bay’s parade committee used liberal interpretation of […]