Every year, West County hosts a festive and popular
Cinco de Mayo parade,
jointly sponsored by the
Cinco de Mayo 2014
photo - Robert Rogers
cities of Richmond and San Pablo.
Planning is under way for this year's parade, which will be held on
Saturday, May 2,
and volunteers are needed!
Volunteering is a great way to enjoy the parade while contributing to make it happen.
Organizers are looking for
, to walk the parade route helping to keep the flow moving forward;
to help with parade participants on the day of the event;
who are placed at strategic locations to help guide traffic;
to help build floats prior to the parade;
assistants for horse-riders; and
to pitch in with all of the tasks that help make this parade a wonderful community tradition.
To learn more, attend a
Volunteer Meeting on March 3, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m
., at Los Cenzontles,
13108 San Pablo Ave
., San Pablo.
, via email, preferred, (firstname.lastname@example.org), or by phone at 510-685-9401.
Cinco de Mayo website
for more. I'll send a parade reminder with details closer to the date.