Annual Pioneer Day Parade
Saturday October 12th, 2019
(it's always the 2nd Saturday in October)
Downtown Paso Robles, CA
Bring the entire family 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 2019 Pioneer Day Parade.
Reminder, the parade starts at 16th and Spring.
And the best part? It's FREE!
Dates To Remember
Pioneer Royalty Dinner Paso Robles Golf Club
"Frontier, Food & Fun!"
at the Paso Robles Event Center
Day-long Activities Including:
Children's Pet Show
Little Cowboy / Cowgirl Contest
Pioneer Day Parade
Free Bean Feed in the Park
Carnegie Library / Historical Museum
Horseshoe Pitching Contest
Pioneer Museum Old Gas Engine Show
Wagon & Tractor Display
October 12th Event Schedule
Festivities take place all day long on Pioneer Day
Bright and early on Saturday morning, October 12th, 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.
Parade Results & Awards
5th Annual Best of the West
May 24-26th, 2019
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!
The Pioneer Day Committee 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.
There are also awards for the many contests and events that take place throughout the day. Click the more button below to see the award winners for the 88th Annual Parade.