Submitted by Sarah Clark
Wednesday, October 27th, 2:09 pm
The Waldo neighborhood will welcome the
Budweiser Clydesdale horses
at the corner of 75th and Wornall Road
on Thursday, October 28
from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
The general public can get a rare glimpse at the six horses and the Budweiser wagon and pose for photos from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The Budweiser Clydesdales will then parade through Waldo delivering cases of beer to area bars.
If the one-ton, six-plus foot horses aren't enough of a sight, their transportation set-up will be. The horses, the famous red, white, and gold beer wagon and other essential equipment are transported in three 50-foot tractor-trailers. Each are equipped with cameras, air-cushioned suspension and thick rubber flooring to insure safe travel.
The Budweiser Clydesdales have been the symbol of Anheuser-Busch for more than 75 years. They were formally introduced on April 7, 1933, to celebrate the repeal of Prohibitio…