Strolling of the Heifers Parade

Posted on May 27, 2014 by Leslie Ann Daniels

StrollingoftheHeifersSince 2002, Brattleboro, Vermont annually hosts the world-famous Strolling of the Heifers weekend festival that honors and celebrates family farmers, local food and rural life. This year it will be held on June 6 – 8. On Saturday, June 7, Oak Meadow participants will join in the Strolling of the Heifers parade. If you live in or near Brattleboro, or if you will be visiting the area, it is an eventful activity that all Oak Meadow families, friends, and supporters are welcome to attend and march along with the Oak Meadow staff, teachers and other home schooled families.
mustachioed-marchersThe parade lasts approximately one hour long. Oak Meadow School will provide free Oak Meadow t-shirts for all marchers. A limited number have been ordered for the event, so please wear a colorful shirt in case they run out. If this does happen, you will be mailed a t-shirt when the next order arrives.
 
For those who plan to attend the Strolling of the Heifers parade, please meet no later than 9:30 a.m. at the C. F. Church Building parking lot. The address is 80 Flat Street and is located next to the New England Youth Theater. We hope to see you there!
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