Congratulations to Jan C. Gibson of Texarkana, Texas, winner of the VIP Clydesdales Contest on Kicker 102.5.

Jan and her family have been selected as our special VIP guests to receive the opportunity to ride along in the Celebration of Excellence Parade in downtown Texarkana on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. on, August 27.

But there's more!

On Friday, August 28, Jan and her family will be treated to dinner at the Silver Star Smokehouse with transportation provided by Elite Limousine. At Silver Star Smokehouse, Jan will be presented with a prize pack of exclusive Budweiser-branded merchandise including a mini fridge, 60 quart cooler, dartboard with darts, poker chips, card set plus two hats!

After dinner, Jan and her family will go to Spring Lake Park to visit one-on-one with the Clydesdales and will be presented with a case of Budweiser beer, courtesy of Eagle Distributing.

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Clydesdales Schedule of Free Events for General Public

  • Thursday, August 27, 6:30PM Celebration of Excellence Parade, Downtown
  • Friday, August 28, 5PM Clydesdales Hitch Appearance at Silver Star Smokehouse
  • Saturday, August 29, 10AM Clydesdales Hitch on Display at Spring Lake Park

The Clydesdale parade will take the traditional parade route as posted below.