The Apple Butter Festival Parade Committee extends to you this invitation to participate in the 35th Annual Salem Apple Butter Festival Parade.
The parade will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019 beginning at 12:00 noon.
All vehicle and float entries, except antique cars, are to be decorated using an apple or apple butter making theme or any other appropriate decorations. Riders on trucks are prohibited from hanging over the sides of the trucks. Line-up will be between 11:00 and 11:45 a.m. Any unit not present by 11:45 a.m. will be placed at the end of the parade, regardless of where it was supposed to be in the line-up. All units line up on K.D. Hurley Blvd. at Salem University.
NOTE: TRAFFIC WILL BE SHUT DOWN FROM THE MAIN STREET SIDE OF K. D. HURLEY BOULEVARD. PLEASE ENTER FROM THE RT 50 SIDE. NO TRAFFIC WILL BE ALLOWED TO ENTER FROM THE MAIN STREET SIDE.
Please return the form below by September 21. By doing so, you will ensure your unit a more favorable place in the parade formation and help us with our planning.
If you are not the person who handles these requests, please pass this along to the proper person. If you need additional information, please contact Salem City Hall at 304-782-1318 and speak with Bridget Davis at extension 28. The parade registration form can be printed and Mailed to: City of Salem, P.O. Box 352, Salem, WV 26426 OR Faxed to (304)782-4229,OR email to in advance for your cooperation and support.