2nd Annual Best of the West
May 27 - 29, 2016
Santa Margarita Ranch
Get an up-close and hands-on look at antique equipment, including: tractors, engines, cars, steam trains, airplanes and much more. Hosted at the historic Santa Margarita Ranch on California's beautiful central coast, this unique event is fun for the whole family!
Daily Tickets are $10. A Weekend Pass is $25. Kids 10 years and under are free!
Click here to see more!
Oct 8 Event ScheduleFestivities take place all day
long on Pioneer Day
Bright and early on Saturday morning, October 8th, come watch preparations for the annual cooking of the beans; which will start at 7:00 a.m. in the City Park. Events will continue throughout the day until early evening.
The parade theme this year is: "Harvest Moon Over Paso".more
Saturday October 8, 2016
Downtown Paso Robles, CA
Bring the entire familiy and enjoy viewing running antique tractors, horse-drawn wagons, marching bands, mounted equestrian groups, dancers, floats, fire engines, vintage cars and more. You will see it all at the 2016 Pioneer Day Parade.
Reminder, the parade starts at 16th and Spring.
And the best part? It's FREE!
Click here for the Gymkhana form
Click here to see the complete
2015 parade line-up
2014 Pioneer Day Results
The Pioneer Day Committe gives out awards to parade participants in 24 different categories including Sweepstakes, Judges Award, Marshal's Award, Queen's Award, Best Mounted Group, Best Marching Band, Best Float etc. There are also awards for the many contests and events that take place throughout the day. Click here for 2014 parade results. Click the more button below for more information, and for entry forms for next year's event.more
Dates to Remember
Firestone Walker Invitational Beer Fest
Fundraiser Benefit for Pioneer Day Committee
Frontier Town at the Paso Robles Event Center
Pioneer Day Royalty Dinner
Paso Robles Inn Ballroom
Dinner & Dance
Paso Robles Event Center
Day-long Activities Including:
Antique / Classic Car Judging
Children's Pet Show
Little Cowboy / Cowgirl Contest
Pioneer Day ParadeFree Bean Feed in the Park
Carnegie Library / Historical Museum
Horseshoe Pitching Contest
Pioneer Museum Old Gas Engine Show
Wagon & Tractor Display