Veterans Day parades. Thanksgiving parades.  Christmas parades.  Halloween parades.  St. Patricks Day parades.  MLK Day parades.  Gay Pride parades.  Fourth of July parades.

Parades are a fantastic way for atheists to advertise, get positive exposure, and reach out to a wide variety of people…

… If you do it right.  If you do it wrong, it can turn into a fiasco, negative for both the participants and the observers.

Luckily for you folks, OKC Atheists LURVES to do parades, so they put a handy guide of tips up on the OKC Atheists blog! Sure they have got a nice list of ideas, but the main message really is: