Oil and Energy 4th of July Parade

The Parade Entries!

1953 Ford Crestline Sunliner
Indy 500 Pace Car

The car that the origianl "Desk and Derrick club girls of '53" will be riding in.  

The "Shell Oil" Banner Car

Ponderosa Oilfield Service

"The '53 Dodge for the 
Desk and Derrick Girls"

Local American Legion
"Our Boys"

1939 Mercury John Hammond
with Hammond Oil

Craig's Roustabout

Dan's Tire Service

Uintah Basin Oilers

Stubbs and Stubbs

Kevin/Howcroft Field Service

(photo coming soon)
1939 KW Truck 
Kenworth Sales

2013 KW Truck
Kenworth Sales

The Oil and Energy 4th of July 2012
Commemorative T-Shirt
Click here to view George on VTV describing the coolest oil field parade in the country!

Thank You Sponsors!!!

Gold Sponsors

Halliburton                  Newfield    
Brady Trucking               Nabors
Ashton Bros. Co           Curt's Cranes


Common Sense Inspection             Encore Land Sevices
JRH Contracting                            Downtown Dodge
Split Mountain Truck Repair          J&L Oilfield Services
WestRoc                                          Tesoro
Basin Auto Paint Specialties              Dan's Tire
Matt Bett's Trucking                    Bill Barrett Corp.

Print Purchasers

Country Grub                        Lone Wolf Wireline
Oilfield Class Transports       Garth Horrocks
Kenworth Trucking               Brian Gorman
The Weave 

People who helped out

Melanie Barnett                Mayor Gary Showalter 
Chris Criswell                   X94 Radio
Basin Rentals                    Vernal City
Ashley                              Jeff Piep
Vance Eaton                     Calissa Rupe
John Steffey                      Regional Hist. Library
Curtis May                        Adam Massey
         Sherrie                             Derrick and Kimber Hughes
Ken Basset                        Best Western Antler
KVEL                              Vernal Express Uintah
Basin Standard                  Target Trucking 
Strata T.V.                        Joe
Claire Anderson                 Danny Thompson 
Boots Chivington               Mike Kirn 
Uintah County Travel            Peterbilt of Wyoming
Jim Gazdik                          Staples 
         Stewart's Market                 Uintah County Development 
Joe White                                 Amanda Brewer 
Randi Robinson 
We will be leading the
 "Oil and Energy"
 section of Vernal's
 annual 4th of July Independence parade!
(Click on photos for enlargement)

1953 Oil Progress Parade--Will be recreated this year by

These vintage swimsuits are to be worn by the granddaughters of the women in the above 1953 photo! You do NOT want to miss this parade!

October 22, 1953 Newspaper print enlargement (foam backed and laminated)

Parade volunteers and people helping out

Amanda Brewer

Melanie Barnett

Danny Thompson
(Skyknight Photography)

Jamie Kent / Halliburton
Kevin / Howcroft Field Service
Candice Barber / Anadarko
Red Thomas

Jody Prather / Brenntag Pacific

Greg Gardenheir / Rhinehart Oil

Rhett Holmes/Roofing World

Julie Rasmussen / EOG Resources

Parade Entries Cont.

JRH Side Boom

Families of deployed soldiers of Utah National Guard 624th Engineer Company 

1952 Ford Pickup

EOG Resources

51 Ford Oil Field Dump Truck

56 Chevy 8100 Oil Field Tow Truck

   Past Parades

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