Entries are still needed for the 24th Annual IHSRA State Finals Rodeo Parade that will be held on Wednesday, June 17 in Effingham. Parade entrees will lineup between 6-6:15pm on North Maple Street between Evergreen and Temple Avenues, with horse entries lining up at Effingham Equity. The parade will start at 6:30pm and will go from St. Anthony Hospital to the Old Courthouse downtown, where Martin’s IGA is hosting a cookout to sponsor and assist the IHSRA Scholarship Foundation and Big Spike Hammer will perform.
This year’s theme is “80’s Rock and Roll”. This year’s parade marshal is Goeckner Brothers Dodge of Effingham.
Pre-registration is encouraged for radio recognition but not required. Entry deadline is Monday, June 15, but late entries will be accepted the day of the parade. Register by contacting Heather, Altamont Rodeo Committee Secretary, by email at email@example.com or by calling or texting 217-821-9195. Information that must be provided includes the entry’s name (for announcing), contact person, address and city, and phone number.
This year’s parade is sponsored by the Altamont Rodeo Committee.