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This guide is about homecoming float ideas. There are many float design themes for this fall school occasion.
We are a line dancing group and are going to be in a town parade with the theme "Timeless Traditions". We have a 2 level flatbed and always put a theme on the highest level while we dance on the lowest level while traveling the parade route. Any ideas? I was thinking on the lines of family based?
What can we do to on a float to honor the memory of the 70th anniversary of D-Day that would be over the top?
Our small town museum group would like to enter a parade float this year. The theme is "150 years and growing" in celebration of the town sesquicentennial. Would anyone have a winning idea for this event?
We are doing a St. Patrick's Day float. We have many apartments and our slogan is "something for everyone" or "where the true hawks nest". Any theme ideas?
Any theme ideas for a New Year's day parade float put together by a homeschooling group?
Our area private school just started a football team this past season. We would like to let the boys and the cheerleaders ride in the parade. I need a good idea for a float to incorporate the football players and the cheerleaders. Any ideas?
I need ideas for a Christmas parade float for a dog rescue and the theme is "North Pole". We would like to have a catchy phrase.
How do you decorate for a float with the theme, "Most Wonderful Time of the Year"?
Our Christmas parade theme is "Santa's Everywhere". Our church wants to stick with the theme, but also convey the religious side of Christmas. Any ideas on how to combine the two?
I need an idea for a Christmas float with the theme, "Let Your Light Shine In". We have a bucket truck that we put in the parade.
My husband and I own an electrical contracting business. The theme this year is "Jingle Bell Rock" and we'd like to incorporate our company into the float.
I need ideas or help with a float for the parade at Christmas. The theme is "Christmas Wishes". I am a painting contractor and my trailers are 24 foot long.
Any suggestions on a float with the theme - Christmas Around the World? We are thinking of a globe, but so far that is it. Please help!
We are having our annual Christmas parade and the theme is based on the lake where we live. The theme is Lake Cumberland Christmas.
Our high school DECA Club is wanting ideas for a Christmas float. The theme is "North Pole or Bust" and DECA's 2013 slogan is "Make It Happen". We would like to incorporate both.
We are putting together a float for the first time for the town's annual Christmas parade with the theme Toys and Games of Christmas Past". We are looking for ideas for an animal hospital.
I need ideas for dressing up this toy themed float on a budget, for a preschool. The kids riding on it will be dressed as a toy from now and the past. Any ideas to help us? The float will be in a Christmas parade in Massachusetts. Thank you.
We need ideas for a homecoming float for our Native college (Oglala Lakota College). Our theme is "go hard or go home"; any ideas?
Our freshman class needs to come up with a homecoming float idea for the Greyhounds. Our school is the Green Demons, and we are playing the Greyhounds. Any ideas?
We are working on our homecoming float with the theme: "Mirror mirror on the wall, the knights are going to take the ball." I have a couple of ideas, but I'm wanting more input. Our school mascot is Knights. Everyone will be doing Cinderella type stuff, but I want to be original.
We are trying to make a "Horton Hears a Who" float for our homecoming. We have no idea how to make an elephant. Do you have any ideas how to make an elephant to fit on a trailer?
We are the Lions they are the Rangers. Can someone offer a suggestion for our float?
What is a good homecoming float for the Oakley Hornets vs the Valley Vikings?
The freshman are doing a float. We are the Thunder and are playing the Mustangs, any ideas?
We are the Yellow Jackets (orange and navy blue) and we are playing the Wildcats. Our theme is "Pound the Wildcats" and I'm in charge of the freshman float for our parade! I need some help on how to fix up the trailer,what to put on the trailer, and best way to decorate the trailer!
We need a homecoming float idea for the 50s and a saying for Cardinals vs. Ramblers.
Our theme is "Mirror mirror on the wall, the knights will take the ball" (lame I know). Our team is the Knights clearly and we're trying to tie our theme in with something related to swimming.
We are the Cougars and we are playing the Cowboys for Homecoming. We already have a saying "Spur the Cowboys", but we don't know how to decorate the float! Anyone have any ideas please share them asap!
I'm trying to think of something, but I don't see how I can relate these. We're the Blue Devils and we're playing the Weaver Beavers (green). Any ideas please? They would be greatly appreciated. Thank you :)
Does anyone have any idea for a homecoming float? We are the Red Men (Indians) and the opposing team is the Ravens.
We are looking for ideas for are homecoming float. We are the Warriors and we are playing the Chargers.
I need homecoming float ideas. We are the Warriors and they are the Chargers.
We are the Black Knights (black and yellow) and they are the Broncos. We need to make this the best homecoming float yet.
I am in charge of the sophomore class float, and I have no ideas at all. We are the Lions and the theme for homecoming is the Mane Attraction (like the lion's mane). I can't think of anything.
Our theme for homecoming is music. Our class has hip hop. Any ideas of what we can do? We need ideas for hip hop themed float.
We are the Rams and will be playing the Indians for our Homecoming game. We need float ideas based on the theme title "Ram Masquerade: Who is the Hero Behind the Mask?". Any ideas would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.
We have homecoming in a couple weeks and we need ideas for our float, please help!
I need ideas, chant, quote for my middle school homecoming float.
I need to a theme for a homecoming float for first graders. We are the Eagles and we are playing the Knights. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated!
My class doesn't even have an idea of what to do for our homecoming float, and it is due in like 4 days! Our homecoming theme is "A Wild Night". Somebody please help me. SOS!
This year our homecoming is near Halloween. It is on October 25. We are the red and black Cavaliers. We are playing Crest which has the mascot of the horse and they are the Chargers. This year my class will be sophomores and usually the sophomores win so it's really important we get a good idea!
We need to have an idea for a homecoming float. The theme is the 1920s. Our mascot is the Bluejays and we are playing the Hornets.
I was appointed to build a float representing our local elementary school for an upcoming parade. I have never done this before and could use all the help I can get. The theme is: Building our county for a better future. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.
I need some ideas for a Key Club homecoming float. We are the Blue Devils and they are the Bulldogs. I have no idea so any help would be much appreciated.
Our homecoming theme for the floats is Sponge Bob, the show. I am a senior and our character is Squidward. How can I be creative with a float of Squidward? Any ideas?
I need help with a elementary homecoming parade idea! We are the Wildcats and we are playing the Panthers. Thank you!
We are the Grizzlies. I am just looking for some ideas for a team float. Our colors are maroon, black, and white.
This year for homecoming it is the Rushford-Peterson Trojans vs. the Chatfield Gophers. I am a trojan and our colors are green and gold. It seems we play the gophers almost every year for homecoming so I am running short on ideas.Any ideas are appreciated! Thank you.
I need quick easy idea. We are playing the Lobos and we are black and silver Raiders.
I am the new junior class president and my class has won floats every year since we got in high school! Our freshman year we played the Patriots and we did "Wildcat Revolution", sophomore year we played the Lions and did "Sophomore Safari, Wiley (our mascot) is king of the jungle."
I need some ideas for our homecoming float that we need to have done by the end of September. The only idea someone has come up with for a theme is Twister (the board game).
I am working at the retirement home and the theme is Flying into the Future. Can you please give me an idea for decorating the float? Thanks.
Any ideas on how to make a realistic looking mountain float for the back of a half ton truck? I only want a one peak mountain and I will be adding pictures to the mountain. I already have a wire frame, but was wondering how I could decorate it to look like a mountain.
So, for our homecoming, we are challenging a Chargers team; we are the Hawks. Does anyone have any ideas of what it should look like? Besides having the corny idea of pulling out a wire from an outlet and saying "unplug the Chargers". Lol. Please?
I desperately need help coming up with an idea for our homecoming float. We are the dolphins playing the dolphins!:( Any ideas?
My daughter is going to play teeball this spring. And well we need to start planning on how to decorate a float for opening season parade. But I'm all out of ideas. Their colors are black, white, and gray. What would be a great idea to set up/decorate the float?
A bunch of my youth members at The Salvation Army will be in our town's Christmas parade. The theme is "A Story Book Christmas" and we need ideas for a float, soon. Can anyone help?
I need some ideas for a Christmas float with the theme "Homemade Christmas". An electrical and plumbing company is sponsoring it, but it doesn't have to have any relation. We are also having some special needs children ride on float. Any decor ideas?
Our theme is "Songs of Christmas". I need ideas for walking people float or a wagon float. Very simple, please. Thanks.
Any thoughts about how to do somethning original?
Our church is in our annual Christmas parade this year, we need and entry description for our float. The theme this year is "Blue Christmas". How would you decorate the float and what would you do as an entry description? Thanks for all of your help!
We need to make an FFA float. We are the Gators and are playing the Wildcats on our homecoming. We want to do a western-FFA theme, but really need some ideas. Thanks!
Our school is the Rams and for homecoming we are playing the Holly Pond Mustangs. As a junior class we don't know what a good idea for a float would be. Any suggestions?
I need a float idea for our homecoming parade. We are the Mustangs and are playing the Roadrunners. Everyone wants to do a coyote and roadrunner theme, but I feel like all the other classes will do that. Any suggestions at all would be great!
My company sells farm equipment and the name is, Rudolph Brothers. I need an idea for a Christmas float. We have played off of the Rudolph theme a couple of times. Something to honor the American farmer would be really unique. Any ideas?
My son is starting his first t-ball season. To kick off the season, they will be holding a parade. We have to decorate a truck for the kids to ride in. I am looking for some decorating ideas for the truck. They are the Angels and the team colors are red and white.
I am looking for ideas on how to decorate kids and a float for a parade with the theme: A Season of Thanks.
I am looking for ideas for a Christmas float with the theme: Home for the Holidays. Please keep in mind we have more of a trailer than a flatbed for our float. It is kind of like the trailers gardeners use where the sides come up to about waist level.
Every year our town holds a Christmas parade. This year's theme is "Small Town USA". I am a small business owner and would like to enter. I have no ideas as to how to design a trailer in this fashion. Please does anyone have any ideas?
I am looking for a float idea with the theme "Keep Christ in Christmas". Any suggestions?
I need some ideas for a float that has a storybook theme. It is for a football team.
I am trying to figure out a float idea for a dance school. It is a new school, so most are children ages 3-8.
I am looking for float ideas for a veterinary practice, the theme is " All I want For Christmas". Thank you.
I work in a hotel and we are hosting Santa. We need to design a float for a parade to take him to our local mall where he will be until Christmas. Any ideas?
We need some ideas for a Christmas parade float with a 9/11 theme, involving children. Thanks.
Does anyone have any ideas for a parade float themed: "The Grinch That Stole Christmas"?
I need an idea for a red ribbon float for a parade. The Theme is " Say no to drugs". Any ideas?
I need some ideas for a "Down Home Country Christmas" parade float, for an animal hospital, that won't be stereotypical. Any ideas?
I am trying to pull together a cheap and quick Plants vs. Zombies float. Any ideas?
I need some parade float ideas for Halloween. The theme is "Frightfully Fit'. Any ideas are great. Thanks.
I am needing an idea for a pest control float. The theme is Super Heroes.
I need a float idea for the Marion County Warriors against the Sequatchie Indians.
For homecoming this year we are playing the Aggies (Devils). We are the Blue Devils. Does anyone have an idea for our float?
I'm with the American Legion and am trying to come up with a thrifty but classic Christmas float idea.
We need some ideas for our homecoming parade float. We are Tigers (orange and black) and versus the Mustangs. Any good ideas?
Does anyone have some ideas for a parade float for a nursing home? The theme is "You Give, We Serve".
Any ideas for a parade float for a veterinary hospital with the theme "Honoring Those Who Serve"?
I need some ideas on how to build a float for an annual county parade. The theme is "Sow it, grow it, and show it" for a church float.
I have several theme ideas to make a church summer float but I need ideas of what to use or how to decorate it. Here are some of my ideas:
Can someone give some ideas for a St. Patrick's Day float for a Tidy Towns committee?