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The New Mexico State Fair Parade, long established as the biggest parade in the state, marshaled and assisted by the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Posse is open to participation by anyone.

If you have any questions concerning entries please contact:

Larry Trujillo 505-222-9727

2017 Parade awards

Tens of thousands of people lined Central Avenue to witness the 2017 New Mexico State Fair Parade, which took place Saturday along Central Avenue. The parade was well attended and included approximately 240 floats and entries. This year’s theme was “Bright Futures STEM from Strong Roots,” recognizing the importance of science, technology, engineering and mathematics in the history and evolution of our state. State fair officials released the list of winning entries in the parade, which are as follows:
1. Riding
a. Sheriffs’ Posse
1st BERNCO Posse
2nd Valencia Posse

b. Adult Riding Groups
1st Assoc. De Charros
2nd Sandoval County Fair Royalty

c. Youth Riding Groups
1st First Impressions Rodeo Club
2nd New Mexico Horse Council

d. Horse & Buggy
1st Wells Fargo

2. School Bands
a. High School Marching Band
1st Manzano High School Marching Band
2nd La Cueva High School Band

b. Other School Marching Band
1st New Mexico Military Institute Band
2nd Wingate High School

3. School Drill Teams
1st Shiprock High School Flag Team

4. Cheerleaders
1st George Sanchez I Collaborative School Cheer
2nd New Mexico Military Institute Band Cheer

1st Shiprock High school
2nd Valley High School

6. Non-School Marching Groups
1st Vietnamese American Association Red Dragon number one
2nd Vietnamese American Association Marchers

7. Non-School Bands
1st Impression New Mexico Music
2nd Ballut Abyad Shrine Band

8. Clowns
a. Clown Groups
1st Ballut Abyad Shrine Band

b. Clowns – Individual
1st Ballut Abyad Shrine Green Hair Clown
2nd Bike ABQ

9. Vehicles
a. Single a. Entry Antique
1st 1930 Ford Coupe
2nd 1931 Ford Model A

b. Group Entry Antique
1st Las Foringas Car # 1
2nd Las Foringas Car # 4

c. Original/Modified Vehicles
1st Road Runner Convoy Vehicle # 5
2nd Road Runner Convoy Vehicle # 7

d. Low riders
1st New Styles Car Club
2nd Karma Car Club

e. Motorcycles & Motorcycle Clubs
1st Roadrunner Convoy Bike SPN61223
2nd Midnight Illusions Bikes

f. Bicycles & Bicycle Clubs
1st Bike ABQ
2nd Strolling Low Car Club

10. Queens & Royalty
a. 18 and older
1st New Mexico State Fair Queen 2017
2nd Miss Indian New Mexico

b. 17 and younger
1st Miss Rodeo New Mexico
2nd Jicarilla Apache Nation’s Royalties

Fantasy Award
1st Taos Fiesta Royal Court
2nd Vietnamese American Association

Theme Award
1st Fiesta De Scouting/Boy scouts and Girl scouts
2nd Baila! Baila!

Judges Award
1st Shiprock High School
2nd Belen High School
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