Let the Celebrations Begin

 

The 84th Annual Home of Champions Rodeo Parades for 2013 will be on Wednesday, July 3rd and Thursday, July 4th, in Red Lodge, at 12 noon each day. The Grand Marshal is: Robert “Doc” Foglesong, retired four star Air Force General, who now lives outside Roberts, just down the road from Red Lodge.

The Theme is: God Bless America. No-fee registration and line-up begins each day at 10 a.m.. at the Civic Center parking lot, one block west of Broadway between 13th and 14th Streets. Entries must be on site before 11 a.m. to be included in the judging. Reminder: If you have candy or something to share, please walk beside your entry and hand it to the spectators or toss gently to the curb line. Prize Categories are:

Wednesday, July 3rd: Mining and Agricultural Appreciation

1. Best Motorized

2. Best Otherwise

Thursday, July 4th: Traditional

1. Best Float

2. Best Theme Float

3. Best Harness

4. Best Mounted

5. Best Motorized

6. Best Musical

7. Best Dressed Junior Cowboy* 8. Best Dressed Junior Cowgirl*

9. Best Dressed Senior Cowboy** 

10. Best Dressed Senior Cowgirl *** Must be 12 years or younger

**Must be 13 years or older

Rodeo begins at 6 pm on Wednesday, July 3rd and 3 pm on Thursday, July 4th.

 

Keeping it cool with the Boys and Girls Club float.

 

Upcoming Events

  • Friday, December 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
    Rock Creek Group meets Tuesdays and Saturdays at 8 a.m. and Wednesdays and Fridays at 7 p.m. at Calvary Church, 9 N Villard, Red Lodge.
  • Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 8:00am
    Rock Creek Group meets Tuesdays and Saturdays at 8 a.m. and Wednesdays and Fridays at 7 p.m. at Calvary Church, 9 N Villard, Red Lodge.
  • Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 10:00am
    An Overeaters Anonymous group will meet every Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Grace Fellowship Church, Absarokee.
  • Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 1:00pm
    Take a break from your holiday shopping and spend your afternoon playing bingo! Come out, join the fun, and celebrate the holidays on Sunday afternoon for Bingo to help the homeless pets of Carbon County. Be there for Beartooth Humane Alliance Bingo, Dec. 17, from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m., at the Red Lodge Elks Club
  • Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
    Red Lodge Dance Group looking for new members. Beginners very welcome. Need not be a couple, Dec. 17, from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m., at Roosevelt Middle School Cafeteria.
  • Monday, December 18, 2017 - 12:00pm
    The Red Lodge Community Blood Drive will be held Dec. 18 at St. Agnes Catholic Church.  Appointments are offered from 12 noon - 5 p.m. and can be made online at www.bloodhero.com. Walk-ins are also accepted if time allows. Contact Christie at (406) 210-8678 for questions or to make an appointment.