Western Days are back in Elgin Posted in: Lifestyle After being canceled last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Elgin’s annual Western Days Festival came back stronger than ever this past weekend. The days-long festival included a carnival, a golf tournament, class reunions and more, along with the grand parade on Saturday morning followed by a festival in Elgin Memorial Park. Photos by Heather Ott Western Days Parade 2021 Winners Out-of-Town Float: 1st: McDade Watermelon Festival 2nd: McDade Loblolly 4-H Commercial Float: 1st: SPJST 2nd: First National Bank Most Unique: 1st: Dragon Farm Llama Local Group: 1st: EHS Cheerleaders 2nd: Down Home Ranch Local Business Float: 1st: The Healthy Spot 2nd: Lone Star Pediatric Dental 3rd: 12 Star Massage, The Clever Tiger, Edward Jones - Candace ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!