Hillsboro County Cowboy Christmas Parade


Parade grand marshal Brian Vance and his wife Lori ride in a wagon. Vance is a longtime emcee for the parade.

Parade grand marshal Brian Vance and his wife Lori ride in a wagon. Vance is a longtime emcee for the parade.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

A float belches confetti and smoke into the air.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

This float gave a nice representation of the parade theme: A Country Cowboy Christmas.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

A rider looking like a cowboy Mrs. Claus guides a horse through the parade.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

This was one of the 50-plus entries in Saturday’s annual parade.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

The Bartley Off Road Trail Riders had several entries in the parade.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

Just a portion of the first place Silver Spurs 4-H Club float is shown in this picture.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

This picture shows part of the Silver Spurs 4-H Club’s first-place float.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

Herb and Patty Day served as emcees of the parade.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

A Jackson Hewitt float glides through the parade.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

Lots of red-cheeked kids parade through the center of Hillsboro on this float.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

Parade grand marshal Brian Vance and his wife Lori ride in a wagon. Vance is a longtime emcee for the parade.

A float belches confetti and smoke into the air.

This float gave a nice representation of the parade theme: A Country Cowboy Christmas.

A rider looking like a cowboy Mrs. Claus guides a horse through the parade.

This was one of the 50-plus entries in Saturday’s annual parade.

The Bartley Off Road Trail Riders had several entries in the parade.

Just a portion of the first place Silver Spurs 4-H Club float is shown in this picture.

This picture shows part of the Silver Spurs 4-H Club’s first-place float.

Herb and Patty Day served as emcees of the parade.

A Jackson Hewitt float glides through the parade.

Lots of red-cheeked kids parade through the center of Hillsboro on this float.

Parade grand marshal Brian Vance and his wife Lori ride in a wagon. Vance is a longtime emcee for the parade.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/12/web1_Parade-Grand-Marshal.jpgParade grand marshal Brian Vance and his wife Lori ride in a wagon. Vance is a longtime emcee for the parade. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

A float belches confetti and smoke into the air.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/12/web1_Parade-float-1.jpgA float belches confetti and smoke into the air. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

This float gave a nice representation of the parade theme: A Country Cowboy Christmas.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/12/web1_parade-float-2.jpgThis float gave a nice representation of the parade theme: A Country Cowboy Christmas. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

A rider looking like a cowboy Mrs. Claus guides a horse through the parade.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/12/web1_Parade-horse.jpgA rider looking like a cowboy Mrs. Claus guides a horse through the parade. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

This was one of the 50-plus entries in Saturday’s annual parade.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/12/web1_Uptown-float-5.jpgThis was one of the 50-plus entries in Saturday’s annual parade. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

The Bartley Off Road Trail Riders had several entries in the parade.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/12/web1_Parade-Jeep.jpgThe Bartley Off Road Trail Riders had several entries in the parade. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

Just a portion of the first place Silver Spurs 4-H Club float is shown in this picture.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/12/web1_Parade-float-7.jpgJust a portion of the first place Silver Spurs 4-H Club float is shown in this picture. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

This picture shows part of the Silver Spurs 4-H Club’s first-place float.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/12/web1_Parade-float-6.jpgThis picture shows part of the Silver Spurs 4-H Club’s first-place float. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

Herb and Patty Day served as emcees of the parade.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/12/web1_parade-emcees.jpgHerb and Patty Day served as emcees of the parade. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

A Jackson Hewitt float glides through the parade.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/12/web1_Parade-float-3.jpgA Jackson Hewitt float glides through the parade. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

Lots of red-cheeked kids parade through the center of Hillsboro on this float.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/12/web1_Parade-float-4.jpgLots of red-cheeked kids parade through the center of Hillsboro on this float. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette