Northwest NEWS

February 28, 2000


Call for entries: All Fools' Day Parade

   The most foolish folk are invited to participate in the 22nd Annual All Fools' Day Parade, Saturday, April 1, in Woodinville.

   All entry types are welcome, including businesses, civic/non-profit groups, and individuals. The parade, beginning at 11 a.m., brings more than ten thousand people to downtown Woodinville and follows a route along 140th and NE 175th Street.

   Prizes will be awarded for the "Most Foolish" Drill Team, Horse, Band, and Float. Entry forms are available at the Chamber of Commerce office in City Hall, 13205 NE 175th Street, or by calling 425-481-8300. Entry fees begin at $15. Registrations must be in by March 30 or a late fee will be assessed.

   The All Fools' Day Parade is held in conjuction with Celebrate Woodinville, the City's annual birthday party, and the widely-acclaimed Basset Bash. The parade is sponsored by the Woodinville Chamber of Commerce. For more information, call 425-481-8300.

April show needs vendors

   Vendors are wanted for the All Fool's Arts and Crafts Show presented by the Woodiniville Farmers's Market, Saturday, April 1, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Only handmade, farm fresh, and homegrown products are accepted for the show and market.

   Thousands of visitors are expected to be in Woodinville for the City's annual Celebrate Woodinville event and All Fool's Day Parade. Vendor space is available at $30 for non-members, and $20 for Woodinville Market members. Call 425-485-1042 to reserve your space. Also, plan ahead for the annual Holiday Show held Saturday, October 14.

   The Market is located next to City Hall, 13205 NE 175th in downtown Woodinville. The Market and All Fool's Show is free and open to the public. Call Grant Davidson, manager, at 425-485-1042 for more information.