You Can ‘Plan Your Entry in the Wildwood Days Parade!’

This is a press release from the Wildwood Days Parade:

The Wildwood Days parade in Rio Dell is Sat., August 4 this year.   Those wanting to enter a float may do so for free.  The theme is a salute to all veterans, honoring this year as the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.  Download an application with information and judging categories at, under “Join the Parade.”

In addition, all veterans in the Eel River Valley are invited to join the Rio Dell Scotia Chamber of Commerce entry in the parade by walking or riding a float.  Veterans wanting to be part of this entry can show up at the staging area, the dental office of Dr. Shin, at Belleview and Wildwood on the north end of Rio Dell by 11:30 a.m. to get in the lineup.  Men and women veterans from all eras, whether or not they were in a war, are encouraged to participate.


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  • The Chamber also invites the public to attend a ‘Tree Dedication Ceremony’ immediately
    following the Parade at Memorial Park, directly across from City Hall. Hosted by the Mad River Honor Guard, there will be a Flag Raising, Military Rifle Salute, Bugle calls and more. Refreshments will be served following Ceremony.

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