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Henderson Heritage Parade and Festival: Celebrating Local History and Culture

Index

  1. Introduction
  2. Event Highlights
  3. Why Attend?
  4. Event Details
  5. FAQs

Introduction

The Henderson Heritage Parade and Festival is an annual event that brings the community together to celebrate the rich history and vibrant culture of Henderson, NV. This festive occasion features a lively parade, cultural performances, historical exhibits, and a variety of food and craft vendors. Join us for a day of fun, learning, and community spirit.

Event Highlights

Heritage Parade

Experience the excitement of the Heritage Parade:

  • Local Participants: Watch local schools, businesses, and community groups march in the parade.
  • Colorful Floats: Enjoy creatively decorated floats that showcase Henderson’s heritage.
  • Live Music: Bands and musicians providing lively entertainment throughout the parade.

Cultural Performances

Enjoy performances that reflect the diverse culture of Henderson:

  • Dance Acts: Traditional and contemporary dance performances from local groups.
  • Music Performances: A variety of music genres including folk, jazz, and classical.
  • Theatrical Presentations: Short plays and skits that tell the story of Henderson’s history.

Local History Exhibits

Learn about Henderson’s past through engaging exhibits:

  • Historical Displays: Artifacts, photos, and documents that highlight key moments in the city’s history.
  • Storytelling Sessions: Local historians and residents sharing stories and anecdotes about Henderson’s development.
  • Interactive Activities: Hands-on activities for all ages, such as historical crafts and games.

Food and Craft Vendors

Explore a variety of local vendors offering delicious food and unique crafts:

  • Gourmet Food Trucks: A selection of food trucks serving up a range of tasty treats.
  • Local Artisans: Handmade crafts, jewelry, and art from local creators.
  • Farmers Market: Fresh produce and homemade goods from local farmers and producers.

Why Attend?

Attending the Henderson Heritage Parade and Festival offers numerous benefits:

  • Community Connection: Celebrate with neighbors and meet new friends in a fun, festive environment.
  • Educational Value: Learn about the rich history and diverse culture of Henderson.
  • Family Fun: Enjoy a day filled with activities and entertainment suitable for all ages.
  • Support Local: Support local businesses, artisans, and food vendors.

Event Details

Date: September 28, 2024
Time: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Location: Downtown Henderson, NV
Admission: Free for all attendees

FAQs

Where does the parade start and end?

The parade route starts at Water Street and ends at the Henderson Events Plaza.

Is there parking available?

Yes, there is ample parking available near the event location. Follow event signs for designated parking areas.

Are pets allowed at the event?

Yes, pets are welcome but must be kept on a leash at all times.

How can I participate in the parade?

To participate in the parade, visit the event’s website for registration details and requirements.

Will there be seating available?

Limited seating will be available along the parade route and at performance stages. Bringing your own chairs or blankets is recommended.

Join us at the Henderson Heritage Parade and Festival to celebrate our local history and culture. Enjoy the parade, performances, exhibits, and more while connecting with the community. We look forward to seeing you there!

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