Ruritan, America's Leading Community Service Organization
Mount Tabor Ruritan Club
is in service to the Blacksburg, Virginia and New River Valley communities,
for 46 years.
Fellowship, Goodwill and Community Service Since 1965.
Please join and work with us.
FOURTH OF JULY PARADE
- The Mount Tabor Ruritan Club is sponsoring the
26th Annual Blacksburg 4th
of July Parade.
- The theme is "PRESERVING OUR HERITAGE".
- We invite you to join us with your floats, marching units, antique cars,
race cars, horse units, fire engines, scouting units, bands, sports teams,
- July 4th,
2012, beginning promptly at
Check-In and Line-up:
- Significant change for
2012 due to
College Avenue construction. (Click for map.)
- Beginning on Eheart Street at the former location of the Old Blacksburg Middle School,
- Ending on on
Alumni Mall, near Tech’s Drillfield..
- 1:30 PM — Line up on Eheart Street. (Click for map.)
- Line-up position will be e-mailed to participants a few days before the parade.
- Ruritan Club members will be on hand on Eheart Street to assist with line-up.
Trophies will be awarded for
- No more than 13 feet high.
- Candy may be passed out, but MUST NOT BE THROWN FROM VEHICLES
- This is a safety related issue.
This is so kids don’t run into the street near vehicle
wheels to pick up candy.
Vehicles must travel at parade speed and not accelerate
Free Movie at the Lyric
For more information call
Gavin Faulkner, 449-6178 •
Click here for email
Best Theme Representation
Best Youth Unit
Best Overall Unit.
Judging begins at 2:00 PM.
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