Parade Float Blog

About Dave

Dave Evans, president of (also known as Walt Evans Decorators, Inc), has been in the parade float business for more than 30 years.  In fact, he grew up in the family business originally owned by his father, Walt Evans.  Dave assumed the leadership...

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Shipping Questions

A very common question we hear at is how long does it take to receive my order.  We ship orders out the same day, every business day (M-F), as late as 3:00 EST.  We have negotiated with UPS to be nearly the last pick-up for our driver's day so...

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What Kind of Trailer?

One of the most consistent questions asked is, "what do I use to build a float on".  Historically, parade floats were probably as popular in the mid-west and agricultural belt as anywhere; and maybe still are.  The benefit of living in these areas was the availability...

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What do I use to cover my float?

Many times someone will ask the question, "What product do you recommend to cover a float?" I tend to need more information to answer that question.  So I usually ask the person to tell me the nature of their float, if people are riding and about their budget.  Of...

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Get In Touch

Walt Evans Decorators, Inc.
8812 N County Rd 225 W
Brazil, Indiana  USA 47834
Call us at: 888-446-7621
Fax us at: 812-446-7620


Monday-Friday: 9 am to 5 pm Eastern!
CLOSED on Weekends (We're at the parade--of course!)

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