Survivors Parade Nomination

This year’s Survivors Parade participants will be chosen by Kentucky Oaks fans. Tell us what inspires you about your nominee. Share a brief personal experience that relates to breast and/or ovarian cancer survival, and why you believe your nominee should be selected as one of the parade’s participants.

To nominate someone for the Survivors Parade complete the form on this page. The top nominees with the highest tallied votes will take part in the 2016 Survivors Parade Presented by Kroger.

The selected participants will receive two (2) tickets to the Kentucky Oaks, lunch, and the opportunity to walk the historic Churchill Downs racetrack.

Nominator Information (About You)
Nominee Information (About the Cancer Survivor)
Terms and Conditions
    • If you are not nominating yourself, you must notify the person you are nominating for the Kentucky Oaks Survivor Parade and receive their approval.

    • The nominee is a survivor of breast and/or ovarian cancer.

    • The parade is a rain or shine event which means the parade will take place even in inclement weather.

    • Each survivor must be able to stand and walk for fairly long periods of time (approximately 1 ½ hours), and distances on unpaved surfaces (such as dirt track).

    • The survivor will be expected to provide his/her own footwear for this surface which will be a dirt track.

    • Seats provided are bleacher style seating and do not have seat backs.

    • Survivor must walk up one flight of stairs (approximately 20 steps) to access seats.

    • Seats provided will be located in a covered seating area; however it may not protect Survivor and guest from all sunlight or weather.

    • Survivor must be able to walk on uneven surfaces without assistance.

    • Survivor and guest are required to sign a general liability release form to participate in the Kentucky Oaks Survivor Parade Presented by Kroger.

    • Tickets are intended for survivor and co-survivor use only and cannot be re-sold.