Didsbury Elks Parade Winners

Event Date: 08/22/2019 12:00 pm - 11/30/-0001 12:00 am
Contact Person
Contact Email didsburyelks@outlook.com
Categories: Didsbury

The parade begins at 11 am and runs on 20th Avenue to 20th Street then south to 15 ave and east to 16 st.The theme for this years Parade is a "Salute to our Veterans, in honour of their service to our country, past, present and future".

Entries should check in at the beginning of the parade route by 10 am.  Check in at 14th Street and 20th Avenue. Judging of entries starts at 10:30am.  Streets will be closed off for the parade route starting at 10am. Parade starts at 11 am sharp.  Rain or Shine!

After the parade, stay downtown and shop in some of our great stores before you head out to the fairgrounds for the rodeo. It's going to be a great weekend in Didsbury! 
Winners of this years Parade Trophies are as follows:
Commercial Float
1st: Didsbury Pharmasave
2nd: Mountain View Financial
Non Commercial
1st: Mountain View Art Society
2nd: Didsbury Ramblers Hockey Association
Antique Cars
1st: 1956 Buickk (Owner Gary Halfyard)
2nd: 1925 Ford Model T (Owner Gary Halfyard)
Horse and Rider
1st: Crossfield Pete Knight Rodeo Queen-Ellen
2nd: Crossfield Pete Knight Rodeo Princess - Ashley
Horse and Carriage
1st: Feel Mirror the Body
2nd: Mike Cope - Blue Wagon pulled by Percheroons

The Elks would like to thank all the volunteers who worked the pancake breakfast and the parade including our judges and barricade people. And a special thanks to Rubydale Asphalt Works for the use of the extra barricades, the Town of Didsbury for the street closures, barricades, etc. It is always wonderful to have such community support for these events.

Didsbury Alberta

August 17, 2019
11 am - 12ish

Margo Ward 403-556-5201
Shelley Fakir 403-335-9213