The Edinburg Chamber of Commerce proudly presents the 49th Annual Fiesta Edinburg.

The parade will take place on Saturday, Feb. 25 at 10 a.m. beginning at the Hidalgo County Courthouse parking lot (Town Square) and ending at E.C.I.S.D. Cats Stadium.

Any team, marching group, organization, political candidate, community group or business interested in having a float or car in the parade should download a parade entry form online at www.edinburg.com or stop by the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce. The deadline to register is Thursday, February 16th. Award trophies and prizes will be given to first, second and third places in Business/Civic and School divisions. This year’s parade theme is MARDI GRAS.

Fiesta Edinburg will start Thursday, Feb. 23 through Sunday, Feb. 26 at the new H-E-B Park located at 1616 S. Raul Longoria Rd. Friday, Feb. 24 Josh Turner will perform at the new Amphitheater inside the grounds of H-E-B Park. Also performing on the same stage is special guest The Powell Brothers, Eddie Saenz and Lauren Corzine. Saturday’s musical lineup is still in the works.

Fiesta Edinburg is the Edinburg Chamber’s largest celebration. Besides being a fun, quality of life event for the city of Edinburg and the Rio Grande Valley, Fiesta Edinburg also symbolizes an important moment in Edinburg’s history. Fiesta Edinburg is known as a big party that was created to commemorate Edinburg’s County Seat. Major attractions such as the Heart of America Carnival, regional food, arts/crafts plus top notch entertainment are a large draw to the community festival.