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Troutman Christmas Parade will go down Eastway Drive

Troutman Christmas Parade will go down Eastway Drive

The Christmas parade and tree lighting celebration in downtown Tyler is happening on Thursday, November 30th.

"Santa's Workshop" is the theme of the 40th annual Spotsylvania Christmas Parade starting at 1 p.m. Saturday and there is sure to be plenty of festive fanfare with 97 entries.

Road closures begin at 12:45 p.m. and public parking is available at the Holbert Building, Public Safety Building and Spotsylvania Courthouse.

Main Street Director Tim Moore said the parade is one of the biggest in the surrounding areas each year.

If you missed the recent Winterfest parade, or you just want to see Santa Claus again, the 49th Annual Windsor Santa Claus Parade is this weekend. The city's tree lighting will take place beforehand at 6 p.m.at the farmers market.

Hatton will hold a Christmas parade on Sunday at 3 p.m.

The annual ABATE Toy Parade is 2-2:30 p.m. along Gillette Avenue from Seventh to First streets. - The parade starts at Breckinridge Elementary School and winds through Historic Fincastle (townoffincastle.org; 473-2200).

In conjunction with the parade, Main Street will sponsor a window decorating contest for merchants and businesses.

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