The public is invited to participate in the Ballinger Bearcat Homecoming Parade and Community Pep Rally. The parade and pep rally will be held Wednesday (October 7) beginning at 7:00 PM. All vehicles, floats, and participants will line up in the Ballinger High School parking lot. The parade will be led by the Ballinger Bearcat Band, with the truck from the Ballinger Volunteer Fire Department hauling the Bearcat Football team and cheerleaders near the end of the parade. The parade will exit the parking lot, turn right to proceed in front of the junior high, turn left, cross Conda Avenue, and proceed down 11th Street to end at Bearcat Stadium. Registration forms for the parade should be turned in by fax, email, or in person to the Ballinger High School office at 1:00 PM Monday (October 5).
A community pep rally will be held at the stadium following the parade. The pep rally will be conducted by the BHS Cheerleaders. Groups and organizations will be invited to gather in areas on the field during this event. All fans and community members are encouraged to line up along both sides of the parade route, and meet at Bearcat Stadium for the pep rally.