This year’s Rodeo Parade will take place Saturday, June 1, 2013.  Anyone interested in participating in this year’s parade can go to to download the application. Complete and return the entry application (NO ENTRY FEE) by May 10. Parade orders and staging information will be sent to accepted entries at least 10 days prior to the parade. All applications must be postmarked by May 10, 2013. Entries must be in specified place in assembly area by 8 AM. Parade begins promptly at 8:45 AM.

AWARDS: Trophies to first, Ribbons to second and third in all classifications.  Trophies will be presented by 1 PM at the participants’ luncheon located in the JC Penney parking lot)

Sweepstakes Float- Best Overall Float

Grand Sweepstakes-Best Musical Unit

Exalted Ruler’s Trophy- Most Outstanding Equestrian Individual

Mayor’s Trophy- Best Community Entry

Equestrian Sweepstakes-Best Mounted Group

Chairman’s Choice- Best Youth Entry

The parade will be broadcast live on KCOY channel 12 and webcast on A recorded version will also air on Central Coast Now, Comcast channel 27, CentralCoastNow.TV, Central Coast Now YouTube channel and  For additional information please go to or call

(805)489-3841 or email:

-Part of all proceeds go to Santa Maria Valley Youth Organizations-

Sponsored by………

Santa Maria Elks Lodge No. 1538