Parade of Nations Application

You can download the Parade of Nations Form and mail it to our address

or you can complete the online registration form below

  • Parade of Nations

    When: Saturday, April 1 ,2017 - 2:00 pm Where: Cantey Building, SC State Fairgrounds (across from the USC football stadium). The ceremony involves carrying a full-sized national flag in the procession, wearing an authentic national costume and standing with the flag for lots of pictures. Participants could be on their feet for 30 – 45 minutes. Participants should report to the Festival Office in the Cantey Building in national costume by 1:00 pm on Saturday.
  • Please enter brief information so may know a little bit about you.
  • Agreement for Child's Participation in Parade of Nations

    I allow my child to carry a national flag in the Parade of Nations at the Columbia International Festival. We will be at the festival site at 12:00 noon on Saturday. I release the Columbia International Festival, International Friendship Ministries, their agents and the news media to use my or my child’s picture in the Parade of Nations for reporting/publicizing the festival. (The event has been covered frequently on the local news in the past.)