The Gridley Area Chamber of Commerce is offering higher cash prizes for the Red Suspenders Day parade on May 19, 2018. The Grand Marshall's Award will receive $250, and the next prizes will be $150, $100 and $50. The parade will begin at 11 a.m., following the entertaining pie eating contest and bed races on Virginia Street which start at 10 a.m.. Parade, bed race and vendor applications are available at the Chamber of Commerce office, 890 Hazel Street Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10 a.m., to 2 p.m., or online at www.gridleyareachamber.org. Gridley Lions Club is pictured ahead of the fire trucks and the club handles the line up each year to make sure the parade goes off without a hitch.