Parade and Golf Carts

 

                                                                    

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Place

Points

Prize

Participation

50

0

3rd Place

80

$50

2nd Place

110

$75

1st Place

150

$100

Parade Line Up:

The Parade line-up will be along University Heights in front of Phillips Hall. Parade will begin at 11:30 am on Saturday, February 23.  Parade line-up will begin at 10:30 am that day in the P-18 Parking Lot.  All participants must be there by 10:45 am.  If your golf cart is late, you will not be allowed to participate.  Staff will place golf carts in order to ensure safety and flow of the parade. 

Golf Cart Contest Rules:

Skit: There will be a three person judging panel halfway through the parade route.  While at the judges’ table, you will be judged on three different categories that will determine the best golf carts of Homecoming 2019. In addition, you will have the opportunity to perform a skit, no longer than 60 seconds, to highlight your golf cart and group as a whole.

Judging: Your golf cart will be judged on the three categories listed below.  Each category will be scored on a 1 to 10 scale with 10 being the highest possible score for each category.  The judges’ scores will be added up and the golf cart with the most overall points will win 1st place. 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place finishers will be recognized. 

  1. Originality and Creativity
  2. School Spirit, including enthusiasm and UNC Asheville pride
  3. Craftsmanship and Attractiveness, including design, appearance and presentation

Saftey Requirements:

  • Each golf cart rider must have appropriate body support or hand holds.
  • Golf cart riders are not permitted to throw anything from the golf carts.

    • If you want to distribute items, you must have walking participants.
  • No getting on or off moving golf cart.
  • Golf cart riders not permitted on any roofs or on roof racks.
  • Golf cart driver must have 180 degree vision.
  • No smoking, consumption of alcoholic beverages, or use of drugs allowed on any golf cart.
  • Must maintain control of animals.
  • Must maintain a set distance from the golf cart ahead of you: 50 feet.
  • Must not engage in negative behavior outlined in the Student Code of Conduct.