FRIDAY, AUGUST 8th, 2014
10:00 AM

All entries must be decorated.
Entries must be able to keep up with the flow of the parade, or they will be excused from the parade route.

Pre-registration, parade numbers are available at the Chamber of Commerce.
Contact (250) 782-4868 for information.

Parade entries to assemble at the Co-op Mall parking lot at 9:00 a.m. Friday August 8th, 2014.
Parade leaves promptly at 10:00 a.m.
Judging will take place enroute with winners to be announced at the end.

Parade Route:

  • Proceeding west from Dawson Co-op Mall parking lot on 102 Avenue to 12th Street
  • South on 12th street to 103rd Avenue
  • East on 103rd Avenue to 10th Street
  • South on 10th Street to 13th Street
  • South on 13th Street to 114th Avenue, terminating through the back entrance of the Northern Lights College Campus  



  • Marching Bands or Band on a Float
  • Commercial Float or Entry
  • Non-Commercial, Non Profit Club or Organization
  • Draft Horse Entry (one or more horses cart , buggy etc.
  • Pony entry (one or more ponies, cart, buggy etc.
  • Dressed individual or group and mounts
  • Comical Entry (group, family, individual)
  • Vintage Cars, Trucks, Tractors
  • Most Unique entry
  • Dancers & Baton
  • Civic / Municipal
  • Best Theme

Looking for a source for parade decorations & supplies ?
Party Wares Mfg. Canada

The 2014 Theme is “TBA 

For more information, contact:
Dawson Creek & District Chamber of Commerce.
10201 10th Street Dawson Creek, BC V1G 3T5
Phone: (250) 782-4868 Fax: (250) 782-2371

Northern Lights College will have an M&M Meat Van selling Hamburgers and Hot Dogs sales go towards helping students at the College.


  • April 25, 2014 

    Dawson Creek Exhibition and Stampede presents the 1st Annual Spring Break Up and Pro Rodeo and Dance April 25th and 26th, 2014 at the Encana Event Centre. Tickets are now on sale through the Encana Events Centre. We are pleased to share our spring Rodeo with our neighbour Camrose Spring Rodeo: This will make a nice fit for US and Canadian Cowboys. Taking sponsors for the Spring Rodeo now! The sponsors from the 2013 Dawson Creek Exhibition will have first choice sponsors will be limited please call 250-782-6272 for more information 

  • April 11, 2014 

    Western Chuckwagon Tarp Auction will be taking place Friday April 11th at the Pomeroy Inn at 5:30 pm local time in Grande Prairie, AB 

  • April 8, 2014 

    We have had a major change in the “on line auction” that was planned for TUESDAY, APRIL 1 ST, 2014 from 9:00am to 4:00 pm. THAT ON LINE SALE HAS BEEN CANCELLED!.
    • Drivers who are able to presale their tarps will have that information into WPCA one week prior to the live auction sale on TUESDAY, APRIL 8th, in Calgary.
    • Those tarps that are sold for certain venues will be pulled from the sale lots for that Driver.
    • Rest of the live sale goes on as normal at all live sale sites, on TUESDAY, APRIL 8TH.
    • We are all trying to shorten the time on selling 36 tarps for each venue
    We are joining Grande Prairie Stompede, to co-host the WPCA tarp auction with Canadian Satellite Auction Co. Live sale is Pomeroy Hotel in Grande Prairie. Tuesday, April 8th at 4:00 pm for reception and 5 pm for the live auction (Alberta time). Updates and lists can be found on the WPCA web site www.halfmileofhell.com
    If I can be of any help for the auction will have my cell phone with me 250-219-0791.


  • August 29, 2013 

    The Dawson Creek Exhibition & Stampede wishes to thank the people and companies who helped pump water and rebuild the race track that had been damaged by the rain. Thanks to you the show was able to go on! Thanks goes out to Ram Oilfield Services, Joe Loomis Trucking, Swamp Donkey Oilfield, Neal Norman Ventures, Reg Norman Trucking, Gary & Danny Moore, PC Oilfield Services, Walter Querin Back Hoe, Underground Enterprises, DCL Rentals, The CAT Rental Store, Northern Mat & Bridge, Dan Sexsmith Trucking, Peter Bros Construction, Full Spectrum Line Locating, The City of Dawson Creek, Canadian Forest Products, Rogers Trucking, Mattson Farms, Vic & Brian Mattson, Walter Fritsch Farms, Douglas Lake Equipment, Fraction Energy Services & Hertz Rentals. The Dawson Creek Exhibition & Stampede was able to get the Rodeo Slack going because of you. Thank you for being apart of the team! 

  • August 29, 2013 

    If interested in being a service group or a summer student please email fairinfo@dawsoncreekfair.com or call our office 250-782-6272.

    For sponsors or anyone interested our 2014 hosting tent is open for bookings for August 6-10, 2014 the hosting tent can accomodate 325 guests. If interested or if you have any questions call our office 250-782-6272

    For any workers interested in becoming a ticket seller, liquor ticket seller, security, or fair ambassador please email Richelle at <Richelle_Greek@sd59.bc.ca>