CLEARWATER TRIBUNE HOME
JULY 15, 2010
Queen candidates being sought for Wild Weippe Rodeo
Queen Jaime Weise of Orofino will be reigning at the annual rodeo, parade and cowboy breakfast at the rodeo grounds this August.
Queen contestants must have
parental permission and live with parents or grandparents within
The reigning queen is expected to attend a minimum of four local rodeos for at least one day, participating in the grand entry or parade. The queen also helps the rodeo association with the selling of program ads.
The rodeo association helps the new queen with the purchase of her outfit, and expense. A crown, sash, belt buckle, flowers, jewelry, other donations and gifts are provided to the queen and contestants.
For further information about
the rodeo royalty and the try outs contact Carolyn Lage at
Parade entries are being taken for the 49th annual Weippe rodeo to be held Aug, 21-22. Parade line-up will begin Saturday morning at the Empire Lumber Company mill site. Early sign-up is encouraged to prevent long waits and congestion the morning of the parade.
Judging of the parade entries takes place at and at the parade will proceed down Main St. of Weippe.
This year’s Grand Marshals of the parade will be Otto and Jenny Wise, who have been volunteers and rodeo member for years.
Ken Roberts will announce from the porch of the Elk Horn and at the rodeo.
Parade entries are available
from Carolyn Lage of Weippe, the