Veterans Day Parade:
For the second year in a row, the York VA Medical Center is putting together a Veterans Day Parade on Saturday, November 14th. Jessica Schiefer with the Tennessee Valley Healthcare System told WGNS...
If you or your group would like to participate in the parade or volunteer to assist with the parade, please contact Annette Allen at 615-225-3786 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Theme: "A Grateful Nation Salutes Korean War Veterans"
Time: 11AM Start - you should arrive at 10AM - It is free and open to the public to attend
Annual Rutherford County Christmas Parade:
The deadline to enter the Murfreesboro Christmas Parade was November 30, 2015
This year's parade will be at 2:30 Sunday afternoon, December 13, 2015. The theme is "Christmas Around The World".
It begins at the intersection of East Main Street and Middle Tennessee Boulevard, continue down East Main and around the historic square, onto West Main and slide down the chimney on North Walnut Street.
Statistics show that over 60 languages are spoken locally in Rutherford County Schools and represent almost that many cultures. Christmas is a word that means many different things to cultures around the world.
Parade Coordinator Angie Walker commented, "We want to honor the myriad of holiday traditions in this year's parade from the families that make-up this diverse community." The theme is Christmas Around the World.
This year marks the 31st year WGNS has sponsored the Murfreesboro Christmas Parade and for many people it also marks the 31st year for their participation!
The parade will march down Main Street with five high school bands, up to 30 floats, antique cars, dancers, schools, marchers, social groups, churches, costumed characters, Boy and Girl Scouts.