The City of Agoura Hills invites organizations, groups, businesses and individuals to join the 8th Annual Reyes Adobe Days parade on Saturday, October 6, as part of the Reyes Adobe Days weekend festival.
In celebration of the city's 30th anniversary, parade entries are encouraged to tie into the civic birthday theme. They may be floats, classic cars or entertainment acts and awards will be presented to the best entries.
Celebrity Grand Marshal for the 2012 parade is recording artist and actress Hayley Kiyoko, best known for her role in Disney Channel’s Lemonade Mouth. Her other credits include a recurring role on Disney Channel's Wizards of Waverly Place, as well as starring as Velma in the Cartoon Network movies Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins and Scooby-Doo! Curse of the Lake Monster.
“I grew up going to Reyes Adobe Days. It's always an exciting celebration of our history, our present and our future. I'm honored to be a part of this wonderful community. It's going to be great fun for everyone,” said Kiyoko.
The approximate mile-long procession begins at 10 a.m., starting at (6900 block of Reyes Adobe Road) and leads to the , kicking off the Day at the Adobe, a free weekend festival with rancho themed activities, pony rides, petting zoo, historical demonstrations, live music, Art at the Adobe, a Taste of 91301, beer garden, food vendors and more.
A city birthday celebration with free cupcakes will follow the parade awards presentation at the start of the festival at 11 a.m. Festival hours are 11 am to 4 pm, Saturday and Sunday.
The deadline for joining the Reyes Adobe Days Parade is Friday, September 21, at 4 p.m. Applications containing all entry requirements are online at www.reyesadobedays.org -- parade link or at the City of Agoura Hills Recreation Center, 30610 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Agoura Hills, CA 91301. For more information, call 818-597-7361.