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Buckboard Parade This Saturday at 9 a.m. - Have Fun and Support Our Community & Schools!

42nd Annual Rowland Heights Buckboard Parade and Festival this saturday october 18!

ROWLAND HEIGHTS, CA – OCTOBER 16, 2014 – It’s time for a parade! The community is invited to the 42nd Annual Buckboard Days Parade and Festival this Saturday, October 18, 2014 in Rowland Heights! The parade kicks off at 9 a.m. at the corner of Nogales and Colima, and will feature a variety of local school bands and student performance groups, community organizations, equestrian groups, floats and the Wells Fargo Stage Coach. (See list of participants below). The theme for this year’s parade is “Nature in Our Own Backyard” and the Parade Grand Marshal is local environmental scientist and educator/Rowland Unified School District Parent Kimo Morris, Ph.D. The parade ends at Rowland Heights County Park where the Family Festival takes place from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., featuring parade awards, entertainment, food and 50 community information and service booths organized by the Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation. Visit www.buckboarddaysparade.org for more event information.

            Before the parade, enjoy a $5 pancake breakfast by the Hacienda Heights Kiwanis starting at 7 a.m. The breakfast is in the Bell Memorial Church parking lot on Nogales near the corner of Colima (1747 Nogales St, Rowland Heights).

The community comes together to celebrate this annual parade co-organized by the Rowland Heights Chinese Association and the Rowland Heights Community Coordinating Council. Parade Co-Chairs are Rachel Fung, Rowland Heights Chinese Association and John Grant, Rowland Heights Community Coordinating Council.

THANK YOU TO THE BUCKBOARD DAYS PARADE SPONSORS:

Event Sponsors: Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe and First General Bank. Diamond Sponsors: Rose Hills, Rowland Water District, Sabrina Lee, Southlands Christian Schools, STC Foundation, Walnut Valley Water District, Wells Fargo Bank. Gold Sponsors: Aera Energy, LLC, Southern California Edison Co. Silver Sponsors: Association of Rowland Educators (ARE), Henry Woo Architects, Rowland Heights Community Coordinating Council, SK Taekwondo School. Bronze Sponsors: Advanced Martial Arts, Shaolin Temple Cultural Center. Banner Sponsors: Puente Hills Mall and Whittier Hospital Medical Center.

                                    Buckboard Parade Entries To Date

1953 PACKARD CLIPPER DELUXE - AUTOMOBILE SEDAN

A+ PLUMBING

ALVARADO MARCHING MATADORS

AMERICAN RED CROSS – EAST TERRITORY LOS ANGELES REGION

AMERICAN YOUTH SOCCER ORGANIZATION REGION 215

BELL MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST CHRUCH 102 YEAR CELEBRATION

BERNARDO YORBA MIDDLE SCHOOL "MARCHING MATADORS"

BOB’S TOWING

CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY PATROL

CHINESE KUNG FU

CUB SCOUTS PACK 755

DAZZLER DOLLS

EQUESTRIAN GROUP – Patty & “Timmie” / David & “Sierra”

FIRST GENERAL BANK

FRIENDS OF ROWLAND UNIFIED SCHOOLS FOUNDATION

GIANO GLADIATOR BAND & DANCE TEAM

GRAND MARSHAL, KIMO MORRIS AND FAMILY

HERMANOS BANUELOS CHARRO EQUESTRIAN TEAM

INFINITI Q60 CONVERTIBLE

JELLICK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

KAYPA (Korean American Youth Performing Arts)

KOREAN TRADITIONAL BAND

LA COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS – 4th DISTRICT DEPUTY STEVE NAPOLITANO

LA COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT STATION 145

LA COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT COLOR GUARD

MARK PARK CHEETAZ

MEALS ON WHEELS

MT SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE BOARD OF TRUSTEES

NOGALES HIGH SCHOOL EMERALD DANCE TEAM

NOGALES HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM

OBREGON & BELVEDERE PARK

PETTING ZOO AMBASSDOR

PUENTE HILLS GIRL SCOUTS

REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE - SAN GABRIEL VALLEY

ROWLAND COUNCIL PTA

ROWLAND HEIGHTS CHINESE ASSOCIATION

ROWLAND HEIGHTS COMMUNITY COORDINATING COUNCIL

ROWLAND HEIGHTS LIBRARY

ROWLAND HEIGHTS LITTLE LEAGUE

ROWLAND HEIGHTS TAI CHI EXERCISE GROUP

ROWLAND HIGH SCHOOL RAIDER EDUCATION FOUNDATION

ROWLAND HIGH SCHOOL RAIDER REGIMENT

ROWLAND PEP SQUAD

ROWLAND RAIDERS POP WARNER FOOTBALL & CHEER

ROWLAND UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION & CABINET

ROWLAND UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT ELEMENTARY BAND

ROWLAND WATER DISTRICT

S.K. TAE KWON DO ROWLAND HEIGHTS

SAN ANGELO PARK

CALIFORNIA STATE SENATOR BOB HUFF

SENIOR PATHFINDERS CLUB

SHAOLIN TEMPLE CULTRAL CENTER

SOUTHLANDS CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS

STC FOUNDATION

SUNSHINE PARK CHEER TEAM (THE JEWELZ)

TAI JI MEN QIGONG ACADEMY

THEO SEELEY

WALNUT VALLEY WATER DISTRICT

WELLS FARGO BANK STAGECOACH

WHITTIER HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER

 

 

Visit www.buckboarddaysparade.org for more event information.

 

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