The Very Merry ‘Street of Lights’

** There will be no Drive Through this year

Entries must be received by Monday, November 20th

Theme:  Building Dreams One Block at a Time

2023 Rules: Please read the ‘Street of Lights’ display rules below, it is required for entry. 

Keep a Copy

Registration Fee is by Donation to KDMA nonprofit and non refundable.

$50.00 by November 20th (late entries $95 no later than November 30th) Electronic registration & payments are available online at 

Need payment exception or paper application? Contact Joni 928.279.8448 or email to

Staging is FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED (All your vehicle(s) must be present at the time of check in) Line up and stations will be determined by the event Committee. Prior arrangements can be made by emailing a request to

*** NO SANTA CLAUSES or Santa look-a-likes ARE ALLOWED IN your DISPLAY EXCEPT FOR THE OFFICIAL KINGMAN SANTA CLAUSE at the end of the display lineup.

Official check in & staging will begin at 3 PM. Location for checking in will be on Beale Street starting at sixth Street. Event Starts at 5:00 pm.  JUDGING will begin at 5:30 pm. All entries must be lit. Winning entries will be announced by the broadcasters, in the Standard Newspaper December 6, 2023 edition and posted on Social Media after the event.

People’s Choice Voting will be on the Everything Kingman Az mobile app or available at  Download the app for free. You will be

assigned a number at check-in for voting purposes.

Plaques will need to be picked up at The Standard Newspaper, 221 E Beale Street. We will contact you when plaques are ready.

The ‘Street of Lights’ display’ Waking path opens 5:00 pm. Once you are staged and in place, your entry display will not be able to leave until closing at 9:00 pm. KDMA and the City of Kingman will not be responsible for loss or theft. Do not leave your display unattended.

All participants MUST be appropriately lighted.

No advertising, slogans, signs, banners, flyers, or other display media that are deemed by Parade Officials to be improper, obscene, or discriminatory based on race, color creed, sex, age, national origin, political view or religion. We have the right to refuse any entry for any reason.

Limitations: Entries may not exceed 30 feet in height, 40 feet in length, and 8 feet wide. Details will be needed during registration.

. ** Floats are the preferred entry for ‘Street of Lights’ displays. Stand alone heaters are allowed, keeping safety in mind. Also 3.5 hours in place activities or actions are encouraged to make displays exciting. 

Please put the FLOAT TITLE AND SPONSOR NAME on your entry (both sides) so it is visible to the Drive-thru participants and sidewalks.

Announcements are made at Beale Celebrations, sidewalk on Beale Street

Vendors & food vendors will be at Beale Celebration & on 4th street.  Mingle Jingle Christmas Bazaar –Jingle while you Mingle will run from 1:00 pm-9:00 pm.

NO alcohol or substance consumption before or during the event is permitted by Street of Lights participants. Violators are subject to disqualification.

Hold Harmless: By submitting this registration form, entry applicant agrees, understands and assumes all responsibility and liability for losses, damages, and claims resulting from any injury to persons, including, but not limited to, injuries to spectators, volunteers or other entry applicants person or personal properties, or damages to equipment, or other property brought onto the premises/streets. Entry applicant shall indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Kingman Downtown Merchants Association, City of Kingman, its respective agents, servants, employees and volunteers from any and all such losses, damages, cause of actions, suits or claims arising out of the entry applicants negligence.

The Event Committee accepts NO RESPONSIBILITY for false statements made by entry applicants or it’s volunteers.

Joni Millin- Parade Chair

221 E Beale St

Kingman, Az 86401