The Poke Salad Parade, hosted by Blanchard's

own "Lovable" Larry Ryan,

rolls through the streets of Blanchard, 

10:00 AM   Saturday May 12, 2018.

The parade will feature marching bands, dance lines, fire trucks, car clubs,

El Karubah's 40/8 train, horses, and clowns.

The parade judges will be three of Centaur's finest, the current treasurer - Teri Angel,

Captain - Susan Shofner, and board member - Jim Nechvatal. There will be trophies for award


 Sponsored by 

Doug's Paint and Body Shop

7819 LA Hwy 1 North

Shreveport LA  71107


318-929-9201 fax

Everyone - local schools, ball teams, individuals, businesses, car clubs, etc.-

are invited to participate.

The judging stage will be in the front of Blanchard Town Hall.

This year our Grand Marshal will be Coach Jim Gatlin, Northwood Football Coach.

Best in Parade receives a trophy.

There will also be 1st and 2nd place trophies given in the following categories.

Best Float

Best Marching/Twirling / Cheer

Other/Parade participant


For parade registration, please complete the Parade Entry Form.

Either email or text it to Jessica West.    318-422-9867

If you have any additional questions please contact Jessica West.