WBCA Names 2019 Parade Marshals

LAREDO, TX – The Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) has selected outstanding community individuals to lead two of the Washington’s Birthday Celebration’s most traditional and time-honored events; the IBC Youth Parade Under the Stars and the Anheuser-Busch Washington’s Birthday Parade. WBCA announced the Laredo Little Theatre as the 2019 Parade Marshals for the Anheuser-Busch Washington’s […]

Major General Tracy Norris Named 2019 Air Show Marshal

LAREDO, TX – The Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) has formally announced Major General Tracy Norris as the Air Show Marshal for the 2019 WBCA Stars & Stripes Air Show Spectacular Sponsored by Miller Lite.  Along with the official announcement of Major General Norris, WBCA is pleased to announce the entertainment lineup and Early Bird […]

WBCA Names Mr. South Texas 2019

LAREDO, TX — The Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) has announced their selection of Governor of Texas, Greg Abbott as Mr. South Texas 2019 for the 122nd Washington’s Birthday Celebration. “It is a tremendous honor to be named Mr. South Texas, and I thank the WBCA and the Selection Committee for this recognition,” said Governor Abbott. […]

2019 Car Show Applications Now Available

LAREDO, TX – The Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) would like to remind the community that applications for the 2019 WBCA Pipes & Stripes Car Show Sponsored by VitalMed Urgent Care are now available online. The car show applications can be found online at www.wbcalaredo.org under the WBCA Applications section.  “WBCA is very excited for […]

2019 Vendor Applications Now Available

LAREDO, TX – The Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) is now accepting vendor applications! The deadline to submit the application is January 14, 2019. The vendor application can be found online at www.wbcalaredo.org under the WBCA Applications section. The events accepting vendors include the WBCA Pipes & Stripes Car Show, WBCA Stars & Stripes Air […]

2019 Parade Applications Now Available

LAREDO, TX – The Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) Parade Committees would like to remind the community that applications for the 2019 IBC Youth Parade Under the Stars and Anheuser-Busch Washington’s Birthday Parades are now available online with application deadlines set for Thursday, December 6, 2018. “For 122 years the city has come out in […]

WBCA Unveils Commemorative Poster for 122nd Celebration

LAREDO, TX – The Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) unveiled “Our Culture Unites Us” by Jennifer Ramos as the official 122nd Celebration’s Commemorative Poster for the upcoming 2019 festivities.  The unveiling was held at the Laredo Center for the Arts, located at 500 San Agustin Avenue, on Thursday, September 14, 2018. The WBCA Poster Unveiling has […]

WBCA Abrazo Children Selected for 122nd Celebration

LAREDO, TX – The Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) along with the International Good Neighbor Council (IGNC) have announced their selection of the four bright young Abrazo Children who will represent the United States and Mexico during the 122nd Celebration. “Nothing symbolizes the ties between the United States and the Republic of Mexico like the […]

WBCA Names New President for 122nd Celebration

LAREDO, TX – Planning for the 122nd Washington’s Birthday Celebration is officially underway and under the guidance of the 2018 – 2019 Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) President Jay Puig. The WBCA Executive Committee and Board of Directors also welcomed new additions to their respective rosters. “I am truly blessed to be given the opportunity to […]

2018 Parade Applications Now Available

LAREDO, TX – The Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) Parade Committees would like to remind the community that applications for the 2018 IBC Youth Parade Under the Stars and Anheuser-Busch Washington’s Birthday Parades are now available online with application deadlines set for Thursday, December 7, 2017. “For 121 years the city has come out in […]

WBCA Unveils Commemorative Poster for 121st Celebration

LAREDO, TX – The Washington’s Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) unveiled “Abrazo de Laredo” by Dr. Felipe Esparza as the official 121st Celebration’s Commemorative Poster for the upcoming 2018 festivities. The unveiling was held at the Laredo Center for the Arts, located at 500 San Agustin Avenue, on Friday, September 15, 2017. “The parade best highlights the […]