Glow in the Park

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Glow in the Park
Organized by City of Suwanee
Suwanee’s Glow in the Park community lantern parade features a strolling jazz band leading an illuminated pageant of light, music, and color around Town Center Park, ending at a concert starring 80s band Electric Avenue at the Town Center Park stage. Watch as the sun goes down and we make our beloved park glow in the dark! With food, games, and activities for all ages, you won't want to miss our spectacular lantern parade at followed by a rocking concert. So, who gets to be in the parade? You do! This event is a community celebration of creativity; everyone is strongly encouraged to create illuminated costumes and carry their pre-made lanterns to parade together! This electrical spectacle is family and pet friendly, so everyone can join in. Prizes will be awarded for the best glow looks and costumes.
Date: Apr 20 5:00 pm - Apr 20 10:00 pm
Price: Free
About the organizer
City of Suwanee
Award-winning Suwanee is a friendly, progressive community committed to maintaining a high-quality of life for its approximately 18,000 residents. We're proud of the numerous awards our community's efforts have garnered over the past several years. And we're delighted to have been recognized by Money Magazine as one of the country's best small communities in which to live and by as one of the best communities in which to raise children. Most of all, though, we're gratified that our residents and business owners are proud to call Suwanee "home."
Vendor Applications
Event Date: Apr 20
Glow in the Park Food Vendor Application
Category: Food
Deadline: Mar 29, 2019
We are currently accepting food vendors for consideration for Glow in the Park. A variety of food trucks, snacks, drinks and treats will be selected for the event. Estimated attendance is approximately 6,000 people. Application does NOT guarantee acceptance. All vendors must make food items in a kitchen inspected by a health department. Cottage license vendors will NOT be accepted. Map and loading instructions will be sent the week of Glow in the Park. Vendors will be notified in a timely manor upon application completion.
Glow in the Park Vendor Fee
Category: Other
Deadline: Mar 29, 2019
Vendors may include businesses who wish to come to the park to promote their business. Sponsorship's are also available and may include banner placements, reserved seating, logo placement, tents, tables and chairs and other perks. Contact Amy for more details ( This fee is JUST grass space at the event. Vendor must provide their own tent, tables and chairs. Vendors set up time is 3:30 pm. Vendor hours are 5 pm until 8:30 ish pm. Once the parade has ended, vendors are welcome to pack up and breakdown.
Volunteer Applications
Event Date: Apr 20
Glow in the Park Volunteers
Slots Available: 44
Deadline: Apr 17, 2019
Age Requirement: 13
The City of Suwanee is looking for a few good helpers for our Glow in the Park event. Volunteers are needed to assist with the making and selling of lanterns for the event as well as folks to help along the parade route that begins at dusk. Groups may sign up to work together and all high school volunteers may bring volunteer logs to be signed the night of the event. Any volunteer under the age of 15 must sign up to work with an adult over the age of 18.