The International Rice Festival announces the entertainment lineup for this year’s festival to be held October 18-21, 2018.
Mayor Greg A. Jones has been chosen as the 82nd International Rice Festival Grand Parade Marshal which will roll through downtown Crowley on Saturday, October 20, 2018.
Ruthie Welch Piron has been selected as Grand Marshal for the 82nd International Rice Festival Children’s Parade, which will take place in downtown Crowley on Friday, Oct. 19.
Elizabeth Lawson Monk has been chosen as the 82nd International Rice Festival President where she will preside over the annual event to be held the weekend of Oct.
THE POST-SIGNAL / Desiray Seaux
Chad Monceaux, second from left, International Rice Festival Board of Directors general chairman; and Randy Harris, extreme right, board secretary-treasurer; count votes cast by members of the Rice Festival Association to fill four board vacancies created by recent resignations. Witnessing the count are Shanna Morgan, left, newly appointed festival coordinator; and Josh Spell, board member.
Four new members of the International Rice Festival Board of Directors were elected during a special meeting of the Rice Festival Association Tuesday night.