Parade kicks off 18th annual Downtown Hoe Down

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - It was the perfect day for a parade or any other outdoor activity. East Texans took advantage of the beautiful weather to enjoy the bigger than ever 18th annual downtown Hoe Down in Lufkin.

With more than 70 vendors, food, entertainment, a fashion show, and wrestling area, the day offered up some fun for the whole family.

Kicking off the morning was the parade through downtown Lufkin. East Texans filled the streets to check out all of the floats.

The KTRE Consolidated Communications Mobile Studio was there, sponsoring the event.

Some of your East Texas news crew was spotted riding in the parade on the live truck, and having a lot of fun!

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