Oak Cliff Coalition for the Arts, Inc.

2018 Parade Participants 

Parade Officials & Sponsors:

Oak Cliff Coalition for the Arts (Banner)

Sylvana Avila Alonzo, Founder & Tony Hinojosa, Jr., OCCA President (Decorated Vehicle)

State Rep. Roberto R. Alonzo, Hon. Chairman, (Decorated Vehicle)

  Johnny Rodriguez, Intern'l Vice President, President UFCW Local 540,
   President United Latinos of the UFCW

-Honorary Parade Marshals:

  Monica R. Alonzo, Vice President, Visit Dallas-Convention & Visitors Bureau

  Steve Salazar, President, Los Barrios Unidos Clinic (Decorated Vehicle)

  Diana Flores, DCCCD Trustee (Decorated Vehicle)

  Robert Garza, President, Mountain View College

  Trini Garza, Chairman, La Voz del Anciano

Congressman Marc Veasey

Councilman  Rick Callahan,  Dallas City Council District 5

Visit Dallas, Sponsor (Float)

Telemundo 39 / NBC 5 (Float)

AARP Parade Stage Sponsor (Float)

Trinity Basin Preparatory Inc., Sponsor Program Booklet

MetroPCS (Block 700 Sponsor)

Ben Abbbott & Associates, PLLC, Sponsor

Tu y Yo, Sponsor

Loncar & Associates, Sponsor

Coca Cola Southwest Beverages, Sponsor

MLC Insurance Group, Sponsor

Norberto Hernandez - Sabor del Metroplex

Victor Camara, actor, special appearance

Neighborhood Credit Union

Texas Metro News

Parade Entries (List will be updated daily)

1. LV Stockard Middle School - Color Guard Leadership Cadet Corps

2. Panchitas Restaurant

3. Pynke Pearlz Dance Company

4. Saint Cecilia Catholic School

5. John Marshal Marching Band

6. North Oak Cliff Eagles Youth Football & Cheer

7. City of Dallas Defend Your Drains

8. Dallas City Hall On The Go!

9. Jimmie Tyler Brashear Elementary School

10. Education is Freedom

11. Danza Guerreros Chichimeca Tonantzin

12. Dallas County Juvenile Department Hispanic Committee

13. Tacoqueta Restaurant

14. Maria Moreno Elementary School PTA

15. Amanecer Folklorico Multicultural

16. Youth 180

17. W.T. White H. S. Longhorn Band

18. Novias y Quinceaneras Ocampo

19. Alliance American Federation of Teachers

20. Momentous Institute School

21. Mountain View College Student Life

22. John H. Reagan Elem. School

23. Master Barber Institute

24. La Rondalla

25. Faith Family Academy Drum line

26. Luxurious Cars

27. Felix E. Botello Elem. School

28. LifePoint Church

29. Mustangs with Attitude CC

30. James S. Hogg PTO

31. Morrison Auto Group

32. Chad West

33. Irving Arena

34. Winnetka Elementary School

35. Elevate Studio

36. Sunset High School Jr. ROTC

37. Sunset HS Athletics Program

38. Sunset HS Cheer

39. Sunset HS Band

40. Las Ranitas Mexican Restaurant

41. Victory Outreach Church of Dallas

42. Dallas Police Department Office of Community Affairs

43. Rivas Real Estate

44. Dallas County Democratic Party

45. Iglesia Grupo de Oracion

46. Bishop Dunne Catholic School Latinos Unidos

47. Greiner Neighborhood Theater

48. Iglecia Uncion y Gloria

49. Holcomb Kustomz

50. Computer Guys of Dallas

51. Don Carro

52. United Lowrider Association


AARP Parade Kick-Off Ceremony

12:00 p.m.
Oak Cliff Cultural Center,

223 W. Jefferson Blvd.

Big Parade

Starts at 1:00 p.m. ends at 2:00 p.m.

W. Jefferson Blvd. 200 block to 600 S. Polk Street

Parade Stage

Parade Awards (after parade)

Emcee & Live Streaming

Best Mexican Outfit Contest

2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Place: 500 Block W. Jefferson

Trophies for 1st Place (all participants will receive a Certificate of Participation).

Best Professional Float

Best Decorated Vehicle

Best Marching

Best Walking

Best Musical
Best Dance

Best Dance Folkloric

Best Pet

Best Props

Best Costumes/Outfits

Best Mascot / Character

Best Bicycle


12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

500 Block of W. Jefferson

Music, Food, Exhibitors, Performances