(First published 1/24/2020, updated: 1/27/2020, 2/8/2020, 2/17/2020, 2/23/2020, 2/28/2020, 3/11/2020)
The groups listed here have registered for the parade and posted they were looking for members. There is no guarantee that space remains available.
We’ll update this list as additional groups let us know that are welcoming members.
Primarily a belly dance group, they welcome any Firefly and Serenity cosplayers. PM Sarah Joy through Facebook.
Contact Chuck Tomasi through Facebook
Jordan Peel’s “Us”/Hands Across Dragon Con
Marvel/Captain America/Agent Carter/USO Girls
Here we come! Donning our jumpsuits and wielding our bots! Want to be a part of the Marching MSTies? Check out our group! We’d love to have you!
Parks & Rec/Pawnee Goddesses of Dragon Con
UUSD is looking for ZOMBIES! If you would like to join our Resident Evil /Umbrella parade group, please message Dee Coble or ask to join our group. If STARS/ Umbrella Corp or any resident Evil cosplay is your thing, please join us for the parade. https://www.facebook.com/groups/UmbrellaUSA/
She-Ra group will be returning! Interested? Contact them here:
Star Trek (UPDATED CONTACT)
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Heroes & Villains
Belters, MCRN, Earthers, and all those who love The Expanse and would like to march with us, please join our cosplay group and comment on this post or the one on that page. Thank you!
The Handmaids Tale (UPDATED CONTACT)
The Royal Manticorian Navy
(Bioshock GROUP IS FULL. Removed from the list 3/11.)
Cult of the Marriott Carpet
There are multiple Marriott Carpet related groups..
1) The CULT OF MARRIOTT CARPET is the original parade group that was founded in 2015 and marched for the first time in the parade in 2016. The motto on our parade banner is "You Can't Pull the Rug Out from Under Us!" It can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/CultOfMarriottCarpet/ 3) The MARRIOTT CARPET MARCHING BAND & COLOR GUARD can be found here https://www.facebook.com/groups/913217862371154/ They were founded in 2019 and their first year marching in the parade will be 2020. THIS GROUP IS CURRENTLY FULL but does have a wait list.
They were founded recently. Their first year marching in the parade will be 2020. Contact them directly for information and to sign up.
Fortune Hunters (Indiana Jones, Lara Croft, etc.)
Parade of Elements (Periodic Table)
Calling all Dames, Flappers, Mobsters and Dappers. We have a group for celebrating roaring 1920s/2020 crossovers. Join us if you would like to walk in the parade.
Skeptics (UPDATED CONTACT)
Diversity in Speculative Fiction