Downtown Needles, CA: Come to the Fort Mojave Indian Days Parade 2018 on Saturday.

Downtown Needles, CA: Come to the Fort Mojave Indian Days Parade 2018 on Saturday.

The Fort Mojave Indian Tribe is proud to announce the celebration of Fort Mojave Indian Days Parade 2018, being held at 10:00am PT on Saturday, October 27th, 2018 in Downtown Needles, California.

The theme for this year’s festivities is Mojave Strong- Empowering our future through culture, tradition and wellness.

The parade will begin at I Street and Front Street, going along Broadway and ending at Broadway and D Street.

Streets along West Broadway between I Street and D Street will be closed before the parade.

Motorists can use either Third Street or Interstate 40 as a east and west detour alternates.

Motorists should drive with caution in the area of the parade.

The public should arrive earlier for the parade so to get the best seat along the parade route.

The Fort Mojave Indian Days Parade 2018 will be broadcast live at ZachNews on Facebook starting at 10:00am PT.

https://www.facebook.com/ZachNews/

Afterwards at 12:00pm PT, parade winners will be announced at Fort Mojave California Village Park, located at 500 Merriman Avenue, in Needles, California.

The parade is all part of the 42nd Annual Fort Mojave Indian Days being celebrated throughout the week, including a number of community events emphasizing Mojave traditions aimed at promoting community involvement and increased health and wellbeing.

Well at Fort Mojave California Village Park, enjoy an assortment of traditional and non-traditional competitions happening as part of the 42nd Annual Fort Mojave Indian Days throughout the afternoon and evening, including the Tribal Council’s Welcome and introduction of the 2018-2019 Fort Mojave Royalty, the Women’s Bird Dancing and Men’s Bird Singing Group contest, Horseshoe Tournament, Frybread Eating Contest, Men’s and Women’s Tug of War and Wahoo game matches as well as food and vendor booths.

For more information about the parade, contact Nichole Garcia at: (760) 629-4591 or go to: https://www.fortmojaveindiantribe.com/ to fill out an online registration form.

** More information on all of the events related to the 42nd Annual Fort Mojave Indian Days can be found at the following ZachNews website address: **

https://zachnews.net/2018/10/08/needles-ca-fort-mojave-indian-days-2018/

Come and enjoy all of the history, culture, traditions and fun during the Fort Mojave Indian Days 2018.

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