The 2018 THEME Contest has ended. The new theme for this year’s parade will be

Celebrating Out Super Heroes

Congratulations Ginny Mix for submitting the winning entry. Over 60 entries in all were received this year.


Contest Deadline to enter was June 10, 2018


  1. Anyone may enter this contest with the exception of the Parade Committee.
  2. The theme may contain from one (1) to ten (10) words.
  3. A description of the submitted theme may be used for clarification if desired.
  4. Entries must be submitted on this form, a photocopy of this form, or a facsimile thereof.
  5. The submitted theme must be in good taste. It must not contain any political, religious, ethnic, sexual, or inappropriate references.
  6. Submissions can be made by mail, email, in person, or by FAX.

What You Win

The winning entrant will be awarded the following:

  1. A front row seat riding in the parade in a chauffeured golf cart.
  2. Introduction by the Press along the parade route announcing the theme winner.
  3. Recognition in press releases.
  4. Bragging rights.

Submit to:

Palm Desert Area Chamber of Commerce
72559 Highway 111
Palm Desert, CA 92260
FAX: (760) 346-3263                                                                                                                               Email:

Deadline for receipt of entries is 4:30 p.m., April 28, 2017