The theme of the 2017 parade:
"Hundred Years in the Saddle"
Kicking off rodeo week festivities will be the traditional Rooftop Rodeo Parade on Wednesday, July 5th, 2017 at 10:30 a.m., in downtown Estes Park. Bands, horseback riders, draft hitches, floats, unique automobiles, rodeo royalty, clubs, organizations, traveling bands, trick riders, clowns and more have added a distinctively fun time and western flavor to Estes Park as the colorful entourage makes its way along Elkhorn Avenue to the Stanley Park Fairgrounds. Previous parades have featured entries from as far away as California. Come enjoy the day in Estes Park and help us kick off rodeo week by enjoying the Rooftop Rodeo Parade!
Parade Application Information
Application Deadline - June 5, 2017
Application Fee - $25
For more information please contact:
Awards will be presented for the winning entry in the following categories:
Float, Marching, Commercial, Mounted and Hitch.
The Best Overall Entry wins the prestigious Brownfield Award.
2016 Parade Winners
- Float - Honor Flight of Northern Colorado
- Commercial - Colorado Eagles Hockey
- Mounted - Colorado Cheley Camps
- Hitch - Jim Rice/Colorado Carriage Company
- Marching - Estes Valley Library
- Brownfield Overall - Estes Valley Library