Saturday, April 6, 2024 | Downtown Mesquite | 10 a.m.
The City of Mesquite is the Official Rodeo Capital of Texas and is set to host its 66th annual Rodeo Parade on April 6st, 2024.
The Rodeo Parade is a traditional celebration of Western heritage. As the parade winds through the streets of Mesquite, participants and spectators alike are treated to a display of community spirit. Whether you're a local resident or a visitor to the area, the Rodeo Parade is a must-see event.
Floats are encouraged to be decorated with a "Solar Eclipse" theme in celebration of the solar eclipse that will take place the following Monday. Most creative float has a chance to win free entry the following year for the Rodeo Parade 2025.
The parade follows its traditional route starting on Belt Line at Newsome, proceeding through downtown Mesquite and ending on Galloway Ave at New Market.
Spectators may sit along the parade route, the community is advised some roads will be temporarily closed during the event