DAWSON CREEK EXHIBITION ASSOCIATION 
ANNUAL MAIN PARADE

FRIDAY, AUGUST 8th, 2014
10:00 AM

RULES:
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.

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

JUDGING
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  

 

CATEGORIES

  • 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
info@dawsoncreekchamber.ca
www.dawsoncreekchamber.ca

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

 

Highlights
  • July 25, 2014 

    HEAVY DRAFT HORSE SHOW - has 2 new sponsors for 2014!
    Heavy Horse Pull will now have $4500 in prize monies paying 1st to 5th in Pull plus hook money for 6th and under. Saturday and Sunday Pull at 3:00 pm. Mile 0 Teamster will pay day money plus $1000 for Mile 0 Top Teamster. 4 Horse Hitch confirmation & 6 horse hitch confirmation will each have an added purse of $500 for the winners.  

  • July 21, 2014 

    The closing date for entries is August 1, 2014 

  • July 18, 2014 

    Together Tourism Dawson Creek and the Dawson Creek & District Chamber of Commerce with the Dawson Creek Exhibition invite you and your business to compete in this year’s Best Dressed Business Competition 
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  • July 14, 2014 

    For entry to the Kids Wild Horse Race please contact Kesler Rodeo
    403-758-6463 or 406-403-1771 

  • July 7, 2014 

    2014 ROTARY CLUBS OF DAWSON CREEK FALL FAIR PARADE

    Friday, August 9th
    Theme: Sowing Seeds for Agriculture
    Registration form can be found on our homepage at:

    http://www.dawsoncreekchamber.ca/

     

  • June 20, 2014 

    To listen to the Chuckwagon's please tune into SiriusXM Canada on Rural Radio Channel 80 or click this link to listen live online on Country 99 in Bonnyville http://listen.hotdogradio.com/?ID=CFNA 

  • June 19, 2014 

    Prizebooks are available at DC Coop, DC Vet Clinic, Erbe's Feed. 

  • May 27, 2014 

    Our hours for the fair!

    Wednesday is our sneak a peak day: free entrance to grounds starting at 9am. Only charge is the chuckwagons at 5pm. It is a great time to come check out the animals getting ready for their weekend shows!

    Thursday-Saturday: grounds open at 7am. Gates and Rides shut down at 12am. Beer Gardens last call is 1am.

    Sunday: grounds open at 7am and close after the chuckwagons at 8:30pm. 

  • May 22, 2014 

    Contract Acts coming: Rodeo Clown- Denis Halstead, Crazy Girls Trick Riders (be sure to get in contact with their sponsor DC COOP for girls trick rider for a day), Kids Wild Horse Race. Our Stock Contractor will be Kesler Rodeo and Chute 9.

    NEWS UPDATES:
    Working on the track, getting ready and re-planting the areas where the chuckwagons park, getting some better drainage on the grounds after the 2013 flood. The new bleacher seating is nearly complete, and looking absolutely awesome!!!! Reserved Tickets ARE ON SALE, as well as All Event General Seating. Call the office 250-782-6252. Can use credit cards over the phone for payment.

    NEW EVENTS:
    Heavy Horse Division- hosting the Ultimate Supreme Fiske Draft Horse Challenge. 

  • May 22, 2014 

    Just confirmed today that Miss Rodeo Canada will be attending the 2014 Greatest Show in the Peace! She will be leading our exhibit in the parade, packing the Canada in our Rodeo Grand Entry each day, and visiting all exhibits on the grounds.  

  • April 25, 2014 

    Thank you to the sponsors, rodeo fans, and our friends who all attended the first annual Spring Breakup Pro Rodeo and Dance in the EnCana Event Centre April 25th and 26th. Thank you to S.Patterson Trucking, D. Loomis Mechanical, Joe Loomis Trucking, Curtis York Trucking, John Dyck Trucking, Mountainview Safety and Wild Horse Oilfield for purchasing a team and all those who attended the team draft, supper, and auction on Thursday night. Special thank you to the Calgary Stampede, Chute 9 and Nanson Vold- our stock contractors who did an awesome job. We're looking forward to 2015 and have set the dates of the Rodeo for April 24th and 25th- MARK IT ON YOUR CALENDER! Better than any 8 second ride! Congratulations to our 50/50 Winners- Brian and Darrin Kettner.  
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