The city of Rio Rancho is now accepting registrations for
the Winterfest Parade. The theme for this year’s parade is “Star-Spangled
Holiday – A Tribute to the Troops.” Participants are encouraged to decorate
floats that reflect this theme in addition to being well lit through the
adornment of holiday lights. Use of LED low-energy lights is
The fee to take part in the parade is $15. Payment can be
made at Rio Rancho City Hall or over the phone at (505) 891-5015. The city
accepts credit cards (Visa, Discover, MasterCard, and American Express), checks
and cash. The deadline to register and pay applicable fees for the Winterfest
Parade is Dec. 9.
Directions to City Center
The City Center area can be accessed either of the
Winterfest 2013 parade and associated activities are
coordinated by the Rio Rancho Parks, Recreation and Community Services
Department, the Rio Rancho Convention and Visitors Bureau, and Global Spectrum,
the management company for the Santa Ana Star Center.
For question about Winterfest
2013, please call (505) 891-5015.