The 83rd Annual Florence Junior Parada Parade and Rodeo kicks off on Saturday, November 28 at 10:00 a.m. Six different categories of parade entries continue this Florence tradition and provide a variety of entertainment and fun for parade watchers.

The parade is staged at Heritage Park, heads south through downtown Florence, and ends at 6th Street. In addition to the historic flavor of the parade, various food vendors are available during the parade.

Don’t miss out on all the fun. Join us for a great event in the heart of Florence!

After the parade, head down to the Charles Whitlow Rodeo Grounds, located just south of Florence at 11608 S. Highway 79, to watch more than 70 potential PRCA cowboys and cowgirls compete in rodeo events, including team roping, breakaway roping, chute dogging, goat tying, barrel racing, sheep riding and bull riding.

This Florence Junior Parada Rodeo is held on Saturday and Sunday, November 28th and 29th.

Please email for further information on the parade. For more information on the rodeo, please visit