2011 Parade Awards

All-Around Awards

President's Cup: awarded to the best group overall (most points overall)

Windy City Miata

Pelton Plaque: awarded to the outstanding neighborhood group

Backlot Association

Chief Judges Award: given for special merit by the chief parade judge

Amy G Salon

Awards by Category

Commercial Float

  1. Amy G Salon
  2. Baird & Warner Real Estate
  3. West End Florist and Garden Center

Community Float

  1. Backlot Association
  2. AFSCME Local 1891
  3. Fonesca Martial Arts

Motor Vehicle

  1. Windy City Miata Club
  2. Ill. Region, Model A Ford Restorer's Club (MARC)
  3. Evanston Fire & Life Safety Service

Paid Band

  1. Cavaliers Drum and Bugle Corps
  2. Ridgeville Band of Evanston
  3. Mel and Mel-o-dee and their Calliope


  1. Piccolo Theater
  2. Nick Akrap
  3. Skevanston Marching Kazoo Band


  1. Line Dance Divas
  2. Indonesian Dance Illinois
  3. FAAM Youth Basketball


  1. South Shore Drill Team
  2. Jesse White Tumbling
  3. Illinois Wheelmen


  1. Evanston Township High School
  2. Evanston Girl Scouts
  3. ETHS Best Buddies