Wednesday, July 23, 2008
PSNA Heading to Boise
Shrine Parade and Vehicle competition
Story Updated: Jul 23, 2008 at 9:47 AM MDT
By Tara Mussulman
Dates:8/7/2008, 8/8/2008, 8/9/2008
SHRINE CONVENTION COMING TO BOISE
The local El Korah Shrine Center will be hosting the 2008 Pacific Northwest Shrine Association Convention in Boise from Thursday, August 7th through Saturday, August 9th, according to El Korah Potentate Jay Leonard. Over 1,500 Shriners from Shrine Centers in Oregon, Washington, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Alaska, Canada, and Idaho are expected to attend and represent the 18 Shrine organizations in the Pacific Northwest.
Activities will include competition among the 2 and 4 wheel units, which will be held at the Expo Idaho parking lot adjacent to Glenwood St. The public is invited to come and watch the competitive events starting at 9AM on Friday, August 8th.
There will also be a Parade through downtown Boise starting at 11AM on Saturday,
August 9th……the public is encouraged to attend this parade of Shrine entries…..and see the many fun parade units of the Shrine organization. Parade will start at 11th and Main and traveling east on Main St and then south on 3rd St, ending at Julia Davis Park.