Joe Payne says it’s not easy, “but we select the very best,” he said, talking about the top entries in the Fourth of July Parade each year.
Payne is the parade chair for the annual event and announced the trophy winners in eight categories just before the start of the fireworks show on July Fourth.
The winners were:
Holy Family Church
Arroyo Seco Stables and Riding Club
Boy Scout Troop 139
Classic Car Entry
1929 Police Paddy Wagon, Owner Wilbert Smith
1972 Chevy Convertible, Owner Joe Farino
Best Use of Balloons
AYSO Region 214
Grand Marshals Jill Reddy and Chris Bengford