Join Rowlett Exchange Club’s Olympic Dream Christmas Parade

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(Rowlett) October 9, 2012 – The Rowlett Exchange Club proudly invites you to be a part of our 26th Annual Christmas Parade on Saturday, November 17, 2012.

This year we are honoring the people that have participated in the Olympics past and present.  The Grand Marshall will be Sammy Walker, who is a past Olympian.

Sammy Walker of Sammy Walker's Barbecue in Rowlett. His athletic feats include a history as an Olympian and title as one of the strongest men in the world in the 1970's. Photo:

Registration is online at and payment must be made at the time of registration.  The cost is $35 per entry and allows you a 40 foot space for your entry.  Please be as specific as possible as to your type of entry.  For example, car/truck with or without trailer, marchers/walkers, horses, etc.

This is a charity fundraiser which enables the Rowlett Exchange Club to continue its programs in Americanism, Community Service, Youth and Child Abuse Prevention.  The parade will begin at 10 a.m. in downtown Rowlett.

Remember, this is an opportunity to promote your business, get into the Christmas spirit and have fun with your family, neighbors and friends.

If you have questions, or need additional information, please feel free to contact us at 214-227-5254.

Submitted by Heidi Vento, Parade Chairperson.

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