This year's Dogwood weekend is set for May 4 and 5, and the theme for this year’s Blessing Health System/GatesAir Dogwood Parade is “#TeamQuincy.”Parade participants are encouraged to use the theme to show how their businesses and organizations are connected to their clients/members, connected to Quincy, and connected to the world.

Registration for parade entries begins at 8 a.m. Wednesday, February 28, on the Chamber’s website, www.quincychamber.org. The cost is $35 for non-profit organizations and $75 for businesses. Entry spaces will fill up fast, if you are wanting to have a spot in the parade don't wait, there is a cap of 125 entries for the parade.

Annual Dogwood events include the Little King and Queen Pageant, Dogwood Dance, and entertainment in Washington Park. There will be rides and food vendors in Washington Park which will run most of Saturday.

For more information on the parade, and how to be a vendor in Washington Park get all your information on the Quincy Chamber's website.