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Westerner Days Fair & Exposition - submit your parade application and be part of the celebration!

The Westerner Days Fair & Exposition Parade, July 17 in Red Deer, is the traditional kick-off to central Alberta’s largest summer celebration. Over 30,000 people will line the streets of downtown Red Deer for the parade to enjoy the decorated floats and vehicles, collector vehicles, local celebrities, marching bands and livestock entries.

The 2013 Westerner Days Fair & Exposition Parade Manual is now available on the Westerner Park website. Applications will be accepted until Monday, June 17, 2013.

In celebration of the 100 Anniversary of the City of Red Deer, all entries declaring they will have a ”Centennial” theme will be judged in both their designated category as well as the “CENTENNIAL AWARD” category to determine an overall Centennial Award winner. Entries will be judged on originality, design, representation of the centennial theme (Create, Celebrate, Commemorate) and overall appearance.

About Westerner Days Fair & Exposition - the Westerner Days Fair & Exposition is one of central Alberta’s largest summer celebrations. From midway rides and free entertainment to the nightly Pony Chuckwagon Races to agricultural and arts shows and exhibits, there's something for everyone. July 17-21, 2013 at Westerner Park, Red Deer.

About Westerner Park - Westerner Park is central Alberta’s largest trade show, agricultural, sports, entertainment and convention facility. A not-for-profit organization supported by more than 175 volunteers, Westerner Park generates $150 million annually in economic activity hosting over 1,500 events and 1.5 million visitors each year. 

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