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2004

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Contents

2004 Parade Results
Parade Lineup
Lineup by Category
Parade Entry Categories
Parade Rules
2004 Rodeo Calendar

2004 Parade Photos

The 2004 Livermore Rodeo Parade was held on
 June 12, 2004 at 10:00am
on 2nd Street, Downtown Livermore

 

The Grand Marshal for 2004 is
Barry Schrader

Newspaper Editor, Public Relations Officer, Author, Historian

 

2004 Parade Results

Sweepstakes Award:  Miguel and Michael Baeza

Cat # Category 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place
4

Commercial

R.C. Readymix Company Inc.    
13 Majorette Corp. (Senior) Napa Pepperettes entry #1    
14 Majorette Corp. (Junior) Napa Pepperettes entry #3    
16 Solo Majorette (Junior) Napa Pepperettes entry #2    
18 Amateur Float (Self-P, Towed) Junior Girl Scout Troop 2377 Cactus Corners Youth Square Dancers Sunset Community Church
19 Novelty Unit (Sr. 14 and over) C.J. Rodeo Rockettes Three Stooges Fan Club  
20 Novelty Unit (Jr. 13 and under) S.S. Dance Express Currin Lee Dancers Livermore Clowns
26 Antique Vehicles 1960 Peterbilt truck 1944 Mack Fire Engine - Livermore Heritage Guild 1937 Ford/VanPelt Fire Engine - SPAAMFAA
27 Classic Cars Altamont Cruisers Car Club Ford F-100 Elites Nellie Belle
31 Working Western, Sr Diana Hedwig    
32 Pony/Horse Drawn Vehicle (Senior) Livermore Stockmen's Rodeo Assn (Stage Coaches)    
34 Mounted Group ( Senior) Alameda City Mounted Sheriffs Posse    
39

Novelty Horse, Costume (Open)

Sherry Parker and Linda Vanderbur    
42

Local Western (Junior)

Nikki Holsworth    
43 Charro Miguel and Michael Baeza    
47 Arabian Costumed (Open) Tammy and Allie Camberos' Foscalina    

 

2004 Parade Lineup
Updated 6/9/04
Click here for Printable version

Note:  eLivermore.com has photos of ALL entries in the 2004 parade.  Email me if you would like digital copies of an entry (at no charge).

Entry
Position
Name of Entry Entry Class People Assemble
 Area
1 Alameda City Mounted Sheriffs Posse 34 6 3rd & J
2 Miss Livermore Rodeo Queen 2004 29 1 3rd & J
3 Livermore Jr. Rodeo Queen 2004 29 1 3rd & J
4 Grand Marshal - Barry Schrader 29 2 3rd & J
5 Livermore Stockmen's Rodeo Assn 32 20 3rd & J
6 Livermore Rodeo Grand Entry Team 29 8 3rd & J
7 Rotary Club President 29 2 3rd & J
8 Supervisor Scott Haggerty 28 6 3rd & J
9 Wells Fargo Stage/Mayor, council 29 8 3rd & J
9.5 LARPD Board of Directors 29 5 3rd & J
10 Guy Houston 28 2 3rd & J
11 Three Stooges Fan Club 19 16 3rd & J
12 Alameda County Fire Dept 29 4 3rd & J
13 Livermore Division of Palo Alto HC 29 20 3rd & J
14 Livermore High School Band 29 100 3rd & J
15 eLivermore.com 29 3 K & 4th
16 Livermore/Pleasanton Fire Dept. 29 10 K & 4th
17 Miss Sparkles Delight the Clown 29 1 K & 4th
18 Carol Jean Dancers 20 95 K & 4th
19 1942 Classic Military Jeep 26 3 K & 4th
20 Cub Scout Pack 932 29 25 K & 4th
22 Del Arroyo 4 H Club 20 30 K & 4th
23 St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church 29 75 K & 4th
24 Community Service Award 29 2 K & 4th
25 Tri-Valley Quarter Midget Racing 29 10 3rd & J
26 East Ave School Dolphin Band 29 85 L & 4th
27 Napa Pepperettes entry #1 13 6 L & 4th
28 Napa Pepperettes entry #2 16 1 L & 4th
29 Napa Pepperettes entry #3 14 8 L & 4th
30 Livermore Area Youth Advisory Committee 29 5 L & 4th
31 Livermore Clowns 20 10 L & 4th
32 Cub Scout Pack 914 29 24 L & 4th
33 Miguel and Michael Baeza 43 2 L & 4th
34 Miss Rowell Ranch Rodeo, 2004 29 1 L & 4th
35 Altamont Cruisers Car Club 27 15 L & 4th
36 1937 Ford/VanPelt Fire Engine - SPAAMFAA 26 2 L & 4th
37 Amador Judo/ Jujitsu Studio 20 100 L & 4th
38 Junction Ave Middle School Band 29 87 M & 4th
39 Fremont Swim School - Antique Fire Truck 26 5 M & 4th
40 Good News Bears 29 10 M & 4th
41 C.J. Rodeo Rockettes 19 9 M & 4th
42 Tri-Valley Herald 28 4 M & 4th
43 Cub Scout Pack 951 29 40 M & 4th
44 Groth Brothers Chevrolet 29 10 M & 4th
45 AAHMES Shriners 29 50 M & 4th
46 Cactus Corners Youth Square Dancers 18 25 M & 4th
47 California Rodeo, Salinas 29 2 M & 4th
48 1960 Peterbilt truck 26 4 M & 4th
49 Sunset Community Church 18 50 M & 4th
50 Granada HS Matador Marching Band 29 90 N & 4th
51 Junior Girl Scout Troop 2377 18 25 N & 4th
52 CSHA Parade Chairman 29 1 N & 4th
53 Rowell Ranch Junior Rodeo Queen 29 1 N & 4th
54 Tri-Valley CAREs 29 15 N & 4th
55 Cheer Xplosion 29 50 N & 4th
56 Ford F-100 Elites 27 10 N & 4th
57 1941 Jeep 29 2 N & 4th
58 Mosaic Lodge #218 29 35 N & 4th
59 R.C. Readymix Company Inc. 4 15 N & 4th
60 Nellie Belle 27 3 N & 4th
62 Mendenhall Mustang Marching Band 29 67 K & 4th
63 Classic Images Hair Design 29 12 K & 4th
64 Currin Lee Dancers 20 100 K & 4th
65 Nikki Holsworth 42 1 K & 4th
66 Rancho Cerro 29 6 K & 4th
67 Sherry Parker and Linda Vanderbur 39 2 K & 4th
68 Tiffany's Dance Academy 29 100 L & 4th
69 Livermore Valley Opera 29 6 L & 4th
71 1944 Mack Fire Engine - Livermore Heritage Guild 26 4 L & 4th
72 Cresta Blanca Girl Scouts 29 250 M & 4th
73 Christensen Middle School Marching Band 29 80 L & 4th
76 Livermore Valley Board of Education 28 15 N & 4th
77 Tammy and Allie Camberos' Foscalina 47 2 N & 4th
78 Heart-'n-Hand for Kids 29 15 N & 4th
79 Diana Hedwig 31 1 N & 4th
80 Livermore Valley Christian Church 18 30 N & 4th
81 Livermore Police Department DARE 29 6 N & 4th
82 Gymfinity Gymnastics 20 40 N & 4th
84 S.S. Dance Express 20 150 N & 4th

 

Entries by Judging Category
Only Judged categories are listed here.
Not listed: 28 (political) and 29 (non-comp).

Class # Category Parade Position Place

Entry

4 Commercial 59 1st R.C. Readymix Company Inc.
13 Majorette Corp. (Senior) 27 1st Napa Pepperettes entry #1
14 Majorette Corp. (Junior) 29 1st Napa Pepperettes entry #3
16 Solo Majorette (Junior) 28 1st Napa Pepperettes entry #2
18 Amateur Float (Self-P, Towed) 51 1st Junior Girl Scout Troop 2377
18 Amateur Float (Self-P, Towed) 46 2nd Cactus Corners Youth Square Dancers
18 Amateur Float (Self-P, Towed) 49 3rd Sunset Community Church
18 Amateur Float (Self-P, Towed) 80   Livermore Valley Christian Church
19 Novelty Unit (Sr. 14 and over) 41 1st C.J. Rodeo Rockettes
19 Novelty Unit (Sr. 14 and over) 11 2nd Three Stooges Fan Club
20 Novelty Unit (Jr. 13 and under) 84 1st S.S. Dance Express
20 Novelty Unit (Jr. 13 and under) 64 2nd Currin Lee Dancers
20 Novelty Unit (Jr. 13 and under) 31 3rd Livermore Clowns
20 Novelty Unit (Jr. 13 and under) 18   Carol Jean Dancers
20 Novelty Unit (Jr. 13 and under) 22   Del Arroyo 4 H Club
20 Novelty Unit (Jr. 13 and under) 37   Amador Judo/ Jujitsu Studio
20 Novelty Unit (Jr. 13 and under) 82   Gymfinity Gymnastics
26 Antique Vehicles 48 1st 1960 Peterbilt truck
26 Antique Vehicles 71 2nd 1944 Mack Fire Engine - Livermore Heritage Guild
26 Antique Vehicles 36 3rd 1937 Ford/VanPelt Fire Engine - SPAAMFAA
26 Antique Vehicles 19   1942 Classic Military Jeep
26 Antique Vehicles 39   Fremont Swim School - Antique Fire Truck
27 Classic Cars 35 1st Altamont Cruisers Car Club
27 Classic Cars 56 2nd Ford F-100 Elites
27 Classic Cars 60 3rd Nellie Belle
31 Working Western, Sr 79 1st Diana Hedwig
32 Pony/Horse Drawn Vehicle (Senior) 5 1st Livermore Stockmen's Rodeo Assn (Stage Coaches)
34 Mounted Group ( Senior) 1 1st Alameda City Mounted Sheriffs Posse
39

Novelty Horse, Costume (Open)

67 1st Sherry Parker and Linda Vanderbur
42

Local Western (Junior)

65 1st Nikki Holsworth
43 Charro 33 1st Miguel and Michael Baeza
47 Arabian Costumed (Open) 77 1st Tammy and Allie Camberos' Foscalina

 

Parade Entry Categories
(There are not entries in all categories)

Class #

Category

1st 2nd 3rd Awarded in 2003
1

Civilian Bands

NC NC NC  
2

High School Bands

NC NC NC  
3

Elementary, Jr. High Bands

NC NC NC  
4

Commercial

Trophy Trophy Trophy Yes
5

Pipe Band & Drum Corps

$165 $110    
6

Drum Corps (Senior)

$165 $110    
7

Drum Corps (Junior)

$140 $85    
8

Drill Team (Open)

$140 $85    
9

Drill Team (Military)

Trophy Trophy    
10

I D Unit

$100 $75    
11

Tall Flags (Senior)

$140 $85 Trophy  
12

Tall Flags (Junior)

$85 $85    
13

Majorette Corp. (Senior)

$165 $110   Yes
14

Majorette Corp. (Junior)

$140 $85   Yes
15

Solo Majorette (Senior)

Trophy Trophy Ribbon Yes
16

Solo Majorette (Junior)

Trophy Trophy Ribbon Yes
17

Professional Float (Towed, Self-P)

$220 $110 $55  
18

Amateur Float (Self-P, Towed)

$165 $85 $55 Yes
19

Novelty Unit (Sr. 14 and over)

Trophy Trophy Ribbon Yes
20

Novelty Unit (Jr. 13 and under)

Trophy Trophy Ribbon Yes
21

Color Guard (Senior)

$85 $55    
22

Color Guard (Junior)

$85 $55    
23

Color Guard (Military)

Trophy Trophy    
24

Drum Major (Senior)

$85 $55    
25

Drum Major (Junior)

Trophy Trophy Ribbon  
26

Antique Vehicles

Trophy Trophy Ribbon Yes
27

Classic Cars

Trophy Trophy Ribbon Yes
28

Political (Incl. Cars)

NC NC NC  
29

Non-Competitive (Open)

NC NC NC  
Horse Entries (CSHA Judged)
30

Matched Pair

Trophy Ribbon Ribbon Yes
31

Working Western Senior

Trophy Trophy Ribbon  
32

Pony/Horse Drawn Vehicle (Senior)

Trophy Trophy Ribbon Yes
33

Pony/Horse Drawn Vehicle (Junior)

Trophy Trophy Ribbon Yes
34

Mounted Group (Senior)

Trophy Trophy Ribbon Yes
35

Mounted Group (Junior)

Trophy Trophy Ribbon Yes
36

Color Guard

Trophy Trophy    
37

Wording Western Junior

Trophy Ribbon Ribbon  
38

Plain Western

Trophy Ribbon Ribbon Yes
39

Novelty Horse, Costume (Open)

Trophy Trophy Ribbon Yes
40

Silver Mounted (Open)

Trophy Ribbon Ribbon  
41

Local Western (Open)

Trophy Trophy Ribbon Yes
42

Local Western (Junior)

Trophy Trophy Ribbon  
43

Charro/Charra (Open)

Trophy Ribbon Ribbon Yes
44

Parade Horse (Open)

Trophy Ribbon Ribbon  
45

Fancy Parade Horse (Open)

Trophy Ribbon Ribbon  
46

Lady's Side Saddle (Open)

Trophy Ribbon Ribbon  
47

Arabian Costumed (Open)

Trophy Ribbon    
48

Indian Costumed (Open)

Trophy Trophy Ribbon  
49

Future Horse Man/Woman

Trophy Trophy Ribbon Yes

NC = Non-Competitive (not judged)

 

Livermore Rodeo Parade Rules

This parade is sanctioned by the Parade Sponsors Association of California

1. Parade Assembly time: Entries 1 through 60 must be at your assigned staging area by 9:30am. Entry numbers over 60 by 10:30am. Parade officials will be there to assist you with lining up. Parade starts prompt1y at 10:00am. THIS MEANS "3rd & J Assembly Area" STARTS AT 9:45 SHARP MOVING DOWN 3rd STREET TO THE BEGINNING OF THE PARADE AT 3rd AND "O" STREETS.
2. Maintain your spacing between entries and, PLEASE, not more than 50 feet at any time.
3. All entries must complete the parade route.
4. There shall be no squirting of liquids or throwing of objects from your unit.
5. There shall be no discharging of firearms or fireworks from or about your unit.
6. Consumption of alcoholic beverages by parade participants is not allowed by city ordinance. This includes the parade lineup area as well as the parade route.
7. Participants must maintain control of their vehicles and animals at all times. No one under the age of six (6) years may be in control of these without an adult, 18 years or older.
8. Horse entries entered I judged categories must arrive prior to 8:00am for CSHA pre-judging at Carnegie Park at 3rd and "K" Streets. This rule is made by the CSHA, not the Rodeo Parade, and may affect awards given.
9. All Parade Officials must be obeyed at all times.
10. The main judging stand is at 2nd and "K" Street on the right side of the parade route. All identification numbers must be placed or worn on the right front of the entry in plain view of the judging team.
11. Allowable time for performing before the judges stand:
     Majorettes- one minute from line to line
     Marching unit- one minute from line to line
     Equestrian units- one complete circle
     All other entries- Forward motion at all times
12. All units must maintain forward motion at each of the four announcing stands located along the parade route. (See map for announcing stand locations).
13. Decisions of the judges will be final.
14. Parade Awards will be announced and presented at Carnegie Park (see map) around 1:30 pm. If you are not present to accept the award, ribbon, or cash, the cash award will be mailed to the address on your Entry Form. Trophies, plaques, and ribbons may be picked up at Livermore Trophies and Tees, 1947 2nd Street, Livermore (925.447-0860), within 10 days.

 

2004 Rodeo Calendar

 

Date Day Time Admission Event
Photo taken in 2002.

2004 Rodeo is June 12 & 13

June 5 Saturday 10:00am to 5:00pm Free (tickets sold for tasting) Chili Cook-off at Carnegie Park (3rd St, between J & K) Additional Details.
June 5 Saturday 7:00pm to 10:00pm Free Western Heritage Celebration.  On J St between 1st & 2nd.  Sponsored by Livermore Downtown.  Local musicians, children's western activities, and more.   Additional Details
June 9 Wednesday 5:00pm $20 Cattle Penning Mixer at Robertson Park.  Have a Tri Tip dinner and watch local celebrities try to pen cattle in the arena.  Must be 21 to attend.
June 10 Thursday Gates open 5pm,
Events at 6pm
Free Family Nite.  Local team roping, and wild cow milking.  $1 hot dog and sodas.  See Photos
June 11 Friday 8:00am Free Professional Slack Roping and Barrel Racing. Robertson Park
June 12 Saturday 10:00am Free Rodeo Parade on 2nd Street (details below)
June 12 Saturday 2:00pm $10 to $16 Rodeo at Robertson Park.  2 and under are free.  3-12 and 60 & over $1 discount
June 13 Sunday 12:00p to 1:30p   Lil Pardner's Rodeo
June 13 Sunday 2:00pm $10 to $16 Rodeo at Robertson Park.  2 and under are free.  3-12 and 60 & over $1 discount

 

 

 

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