Deadline approaches to enter annual Empire Days parade

NANAIMO – The deadline to make an entry in the 147th annual Empire Days parade is May 15.

The deadline for people to enter floats in the 147th annual Empire Days Celebration Parade is May 15.

The parade is set for 1 p.m. on May 18 and organizers say the earlier people register, the better. It is a popular event amongst residents. Floats will be judged and awards will be handed out.

For more information, please email dianalilley@telus.net, call 250-716-9288 or go to www.nanaimoempiredays.com.

The Empire Days celebration in Nanaimo will take place Victoria Day long weekend.