Hernando DeSoto Parade April 26th
(aka - Bradenton Parade)

PARKING/BUS: Thieves Shuttle bus leaves the Applebee’s parking lot at 4:30pm, 4301 Cortez Rd, Bradenton. Round trip shuttle is free to security personnel.

STAGING: All participants need to be in staging by 5:00pm. TSL is Unit #109. We will be at Lot C which is between 9th and 11th Ave West, off 35th Street West. Pizza will be provided at the float approx. 5:30pm. Remember to hydrate; drink plenty of water.

PARADE ROUTE: The parade steps off at 6:30pm starting at Manatee High School, the parade route goes west on Ninth Avenue, north along 39th Street West to Manatee Avenue and then turns east toward Downtown Bradenton to Ninth Street West. The parade ends on Manatee Ave and 9th St W. Ride the float from the end of the parade to the Siesta Inn. Shuttle will pick up at Siesta Inn and take riders to Applebee’s.

PARADE/SAFETY RULES: You must be alcohol and drug-free. No bead throwing. No smoking on board the float. Bring your red security shirts from home; wear black pants or modest shorts and comfortable shoes. Follow parade marshal and police requests. Return t-shirts, vests, radios to our Lead Security Mike before leaving the parade route.

NOTE: Sad to say this is the last parade of the season. Stay tuned for news of the upcoming 2014-2015 Parade Season in the fall.

Sergeant Kitty and Your TSL Board, 727-542-6090

Let us know you'll be there:

Bradenton Security RSVP