Thursday, June 28, 2018
BLOWING ROCK MY HOMETOWN
Mountain Times Publications -
Parade pictures from Blowing Rock
PHOTO BY THOMAS SHERRILL The rat king from Studio K’s presentation of ‘The Nutcracker,’ at the Blowing Rock Christmas Parade on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017. Many of the dancers in the show take part in the annual parade.
FILE PHOTO Participants walk in the parade during 2016’s Blowing Rock Fourth of July Celebration.
PHOTO BY THOMAS SHERRILL Barbara ‘Bobby’ Ball, the Blowing Rock ‘town clown’ who rode up and down Main Street in her ﬁnal Christmas parade. Ball is retiring her clown act after the 2018 Fourth of July parade.
PHOTO BY THOMAS SHERRILL The WNC Oasis Shriners held their Spring Ceremonial, induction of new members and parade to Blowing Rock on Friday, June 1, and Saturday, June 2. The Shriners parade took place along Main Street on Saturday with all manner of vehicles, bands and much more. The Shriners hold an annual parade in Blowing Rock.
FILE PHOT0 Watauga High School’s Marching Pioneer band always provides spirited holiday tunes for Blowing Rock’s annual Christmas parade. PHOTO BY THOMAS SHERRILL One-year-old Barrett Spencer meets Grizz, the mascot for the High Country Grizzlies, during the Blowing Rock Christmas Parade on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017.