2019 Parade Participants & Dignitaries

Parade Officials & Sponsors:

Oak Cliff Coalition for the Arts, Inc. (Banner)

Sylvana Avila Alonzo, OCCA Founder, Decorated Vehicle

Tony Hinojosa, Jr., OCCA President

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

-Honorary Parade Marshals:

  Visit Dallas-Convention & Visitors Bureau

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

  Congressman Marc Veasey

Visit Dallas, Sponsor (Float)

AARP Parade Kickoff Sponsor (Float)

MetroPCS (Block 700 Sponsor)

Ben Abbott & Associates, PLLC, Sponsor

Loncar & Associates, Sponsor

Parade Entries (List will be updated daily)

2. Burnett Elementary School - Dance & Drill

3. Heritage Oak Cliff

4. Iglesia Casa de Oracion

5. Dallas County Juvenile Department

6. Arcadia Park Elementary School - Drum Line

7. Upliftt Pinnacle School - Folklorico Club

8. Felix G. Botello Elementary School

9. Ballet Hispanic of the Arts

10. Anthem Strong Families

11. Dallas Police Department - Office of Community Affairs

12. Mountain View College

13. Amtex Auto Insurance

14. Ele8ted Elites Dance & Cheer Company

15. Calvario Funeral Home

16. Dallas County Juvenile

17. Oak Cliff Cowboys

18. Thompson Law

Sunday, May 5

Historic Jefferson Blvd.

​12pm to 8pm

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 at 500 block W. Jefferson

​2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

  • Parade Awards (after parade)
  • Emcee & Live Streaming
  • Best Dressed Mexican Contest

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

Oak Cliff Coalition for the Arts, Inc.