Annual Fair Parade Set for Saturday
One of the main attractions every year is the annual downtown parade. It provides an exciting look into our community, as well as an entertaining fair event for all.This year's theme is ROARING TWENTIES!
This year’s parade is scheduled for Saturday, September 4th at 10:30 a.m. All participants are reminded check in is at the City Hall- participants may pick up their number for line up beginning at 7:30 a.m. Participants will be directed to their spot to line up at that time. This information will not be available ahead of time.
Trophies will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in the following categories: BEST OUT OF COUNTY, BEST FAYETTE COUNTY, BEST JUNIOR, MOST COMICAL, BEST BUSINESS OR COMMERCIAL, MOST ORIGINAL, BEST FAIR’S THEME, BEST WESTERN RIDERS/ WAGON/ FLOAT, BEST ANTIQUE CAR OR TRUCK, BEST CLASSIC CAR, BEST CLASSIC TRUCK, BEST HOT ROD, BEST ANTIQUE TRACTOR, BEST ATV/ MOTORCYCLE and BEST CAR CLUB. There will also be a trophy for BEST OVERALL ENTRY.
The parade route HAS CHANGED A BIT, we will begin at the middle school on North Jackson St. and cross Business 71/ Travis St., make a left on Colorado St. and head toward the downtown square and courthouse area, cross Hwy 77/ Jefferson St., continuing straight on Colorado to CITY POOL PARK. (there will be NO turn on Washington around the square)
Announcers will be set up at City Hall and on MAIN St. across from the courthouse to announce the entries and winners. The parade will also be broadcast live on KBUK / KVLG 104.9.
For more information or to obtain a parade entry contact Deb Powell at 979-966-7984 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please, leave a detailed message and allow 24 hours for a response. All entries must be turned in by Wednesday September 1st.
Special thanks to Brown Distributing for their continued support and Ozarka Water and Lambert Blaha for providing the water for our participants and volunteers! Also a HUGE thank you to all who help make this event a great success each year!!
For information contact Fair Parade Information