The City of Lewisville is now accepting applications for participants and volunteers in the Huffines Auto Dealerships Lewisville Cattle Drive Parade. The parade will be held 11:30 a.m. Sept. 29 in Old Town Lewisville. It is one of the main events of Western Days.
Parade applications and volunteer applications are now available to download from LewisvilleWesternDays.com.
The one-mile parade route runs from Cowen Street east on Main Street to Mill Street, then south to the Purnell Support Center.
Deadline to submit an application is Sept. 14. There is no charge for parade entries.
This year’s Western Days event will include the 14th annual World Tamale Eating Championship sponsored by Market Street, an expanded Western Village, Tribal Traditions Dance Troupe, the Kid Kountry Playground presented by Castle Hills, a mechanical bull, a working blacksmith, Huffines Auto Dealerships Lewisville Cattle Drive Parade, Castle Hills Culinary Corner, an art exhibit at Medical City Lewisville Grand Theater, live entertainment on five stages and many more exciting activities.
Gates will open at 5 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. on Saturday. Attendees will need to present their ticket at the gate for free admission between the hours of 5-7 p.m. on Friday and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday. However, beginning at 7 p.m. both nights, free tickets will no longer be redeemable, and a $10 cash only charge will be assessed for admission for everyone except children under 12.
For the latest information on Western Days 2018, please visit LewisvilleWesternDays.com.