Rosa Parks hosts Meadowview festival

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The 2012 Meadowview Alliance, a partnership between City of Sacramento Parks and Recreation and Rosa Parks Middle School, hosted the annual Meadowview Multicultural Parade and Festival at Rosa Parks on May 12. Event coordinators estimated that more than 400 students, parents, and community members attended. The parade featured City Councilmember Bonnie Pannell, representatives of the Sacramento Fire and Sacramento Police departments, and several clubs and community organizations. The festival featured more than 20 community vendors and was sponsored by Pannell, SMUD, Molina Health Care, Florin Road Foundation, Home Depot and Auto Zone. Entertainment included multicultural dancers and the Guardian Knights Bugle and Drum Corps. Rosa Parks PTA sponsored a free hot dog lunch for 400.