The Quail Dobbs memorial parade marches through Big Spring Saturday morning, June 19th at 10 AM. Featured attractions in the parade will be the SIX WHITE HORSES from Hardin Simmons University in Abilene, cheerleaders, drum-lines, and bands. Viewers will enjoy seeing The Texas Tech Masked Rider, “40 something” Cowgirls on horseback, car clubs, and rodeo participants. Susan Zack Lewis has been named as the parade marshal for the event.
Entries for the parade are still being accepted. For a parade entry, contact Mark Richardson by emailing him at email@example.com to enter.
The 87th Big Spring Cowboy Reunion & Rodeo will be held Thursday, June 17th - Saturday, June 19th at The Surge Energy Rodeo Bowl, located at 2900 Old State Hwy 80, in Big Spring.
This year’s entertainment for the event includes a live performance on Friday night after the rodeo by Josh Ward, and a live performance by the Randy Rogers Band after the rodeo on Saturday night. The dances are made possible by Franklin & Sons and Big Spring Ford. Tickets are on sale now. For more information visit the Facebook page for Big Spring Cowboy Reunion and Rodeo.
(Photo: Cross Roads Young Marines getting ready for the 2019 Quail Dobbs Memorial Parade)