Mardi Gras Parade – Feb. 14, 2015

The club is going to participate in the Decatur Mardi Gras parade on February 14th next month. All who want to attend this event please meet at Jack’s Hamburgers on 6th ave at 4:30 pm. We will depart Jack’s shortly before 5:00 pm to line up on 2nd ave and Gordon Dr. at 5:00 pm . Participants at this time may decorate their Volkswagens with Mardi Gras colors of purple, gold and green. Participants also may wear Mardi Gras colors and or costumes and are allowed to throw party beads and candy. Come enjoy the fun…!!

Jack’s is located at: 514 6th Avenue NE, Decatur, AL

Mardi Gras Parade – March 1, 2014


On March 1, the NAVWC will be participating in the Carnegie Carnival Mardi Gras parade in downtown Decatur. We will all meet up at the Jack’s restaurant on 6th avenue at 4pm and then ride over to the staging area to line up for the parade. The cost for entering in the parade has already been paid for so just show up and have fun!

514 6th Ave NE
Decatur, AL 35601

WAAY-TV Christmas Parade – Dec 7th

The annual WAAY-TV Christmas Parade is this weekend. If you are going to be in the parade, we will be meeting at 9AM at the First Baptist Church parking lot on Governor’s Drive, next to Stanlieo’s. From there we will get something to eat and aftterwards head over to the staging area at 10 AM. The staging area is at lot K at the corner of Woodson and Clinton. The parade starts at noon and by the time we get to the end of it, it’is usually about 2 o’clock. This whole plan will depend on the weather though because currently there’s a 70 percent chance of rain for Saturday.


Mardi Gras Parade in Decatur

mardi-gras-carnivalThe NAVWC has been invited to participate in the 2nd annual Carnegie Carnival and Parade on February 9. It will be held in downtown Decatur on 2nd Avenue and Bank Street. Mark and Diane from the Mellow Mushroom have paid the entrance fee so club members are free to participate in the parade with their VWs! The fun starts at 10 AM with a Red Beans and Rice cook-off and there will be parades throughout the day. The main parade starts at 6pm. For more information, please visit

Watch the 2012 WAAY Christmas Parade

If you missed the Christmas Parade this year or you just want to relive it all over again, you’ll have three chances to catch it on TV this month.

The Christmas Parade will be broadcast on channel 31 (ABC) as follows:

December 16th 1:00pm
December 23rd 1:00pm
December 25th 5:00am

Our club was voted one of the 2012 Parade favorites!