Tips for Building a Float

The Homecoming Committee encourages campus organizations, departments, and community organizations to build floats and showcase them in the FVSU Homecoming Parade. The key is to start planning early and enlist professional support when you need it.


5 Steps to Design a Great Parade Float

Herndon High School 2017 Float Building

Making Bows for Parade Floats

Parade Float Decoration Tutorial

Parade Float Flowers and Ideas

Professional Float-building Vendors*:

  • Donnie McCrary
    Creative Engineering, Construction, and Craft Design

*For information purposes only. FVSU does not endorse any particular float-building technique or vendor nor accept any liability for issues arising out of building a float or contracting with a vendor.