Dear prospective parade participant,

Kentucky State University invites you to participate in our Homecoming parade Saturday, Oct. 12 at 10 a.m. Participation is free.

The parade will start promptly at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12. Participants need to arrive by 8:30 a.m. at the old state office building on Regan Street. Streets are closed and re-routed by 9 a.m.

The Kentucky State University Thorobreds will play Clark Atlanta University. Kick-off is scheduled for 2 p.m.

Please have the correct numbers listed on your response form. Kentucky State must have a total count for admission to the game.

Only four chaperones per group will given wristbands to enter the game free of charge; additional chaperones will be required to pay the admission fee.

The deadline to apply is Sept. 25. For more information, contact Sonia Sanders at (502) 597-6063 or

Failure to register your group’s participation will result in the inability to participate in the Homecoming 2019 parade and attend the game at no cost.

Participation in the Homecoming parade doesn’t guarantee free admission into the Homecoming game. All participants must be registered by the deadline to receive wristbands. Wristbands will be placed on all participants by Homecoming parade staff. You must be present to receive your wristband. No one can be appointed to receive wristbands on your behalf.

We look forward to celebrating Homecoming 2019 with you.