WE LOVE A PARADE & ENTERTAINMENT SPECTACLES!!
Current parades and Entertainment Spectacles that JM Best Entertainment, Inc. & John M. Best produces both for the street and LIVE Television.
Philadelphia’s Thanksgiving Day Parade – for 6ABC in Philadelphia and syndicated. This will be our 17th year producing the parade.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade in Washington, DC – for CBS WUSA9 in Washington, DC and national syndication. This will be our 13th year producing this parade.
The National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, DC. This will be our 12th year producing this parade.
The National Independence Day Parade in Washington, DC. This will be our 13th year producing this parade.
The Magnificent Mile Lights Festival in Chicago. For ABC WLS-TV and national syndication. This will be our 7th year producing this night time spectacle for the audience of more than 1 million people on the Magnificent Mile. The first year the show nominated for an EMMY Award for Best LIVE Special and won the award.
Miss America’s Show Us Your Shoes Parade – for 6ABC in Philadelphia (the first year). We have produced the parade 2 times. (also National Radio Broadcast)
Glorioso! A Christmas Spectacle LIVE from Manaus, Brazil on Christmas night– for AmazonSat, Brazilian Television and Worldwide Television distribution. This will be our 3rd year producing the spectacle. John M Best also directs the special with 30 television cameras.
Other LIVE Parades & Events we have produced over the years:
Walt Disney World Christmas Day Parade – for ABC. John produced or was associated with the parade for 17 years. Nominated 6 times for a national EMMY Award and won once for the Best Class Special.
The Pre Race Show for the Daytona 500 (in association with Q&A Entertainment of Atlanta) We produced the show 7 times for the Daytona International Speedway and FOX Sports.
A Parade Salute for the Veterans (for the Dedication of the World War II Memorial) in Washington, DC
The Walt Disney World Happy Easter Parade
ABC Television Network
John produced or was associated with the parade for 4 years.
Philadelphia July 4th Parade
Channel 6 WPVI Philadelphia
Marian Anderson Procession in Philadelphia
Honoring Harry Bellefonte and Gregory Peck
Disney Days Parade – Cape Cod, Massachusetts
The Boy Scouts Centennial Parade in Washington, DC