Fourth of July parade returning to Vale, seeks entries

Flags, equestrians, floats and more abound in Vale's 4th of July Rodeo Parade, a community tradition. (Enterprise file photo)

VALE – After a year’s hiatus due to the pandemic, Vale’s 4th of July Rodeo is galloping back, and signups for the big parade through town are underway.

The Vale 4th of July Parade will be at 5 p.m. Sunday, July 4, kicking off the final events of the 2021 rodeo.

Anyone interested in joining this year’s parade can call Barb Wolfe at 541-881-6167. Wolfe says that while there isn’t a set deadline for entries, the earlier you let her know that you’d like to be in the parade, the better. 

The route for this year’s parade will be slightly different than in years past because of the . . .