The Whitesburg Christmas Parade and Christmas in Our Hometown will be Friday December 14th starting at 6:00pm in downtown Whitesburg.
The Grand Marshal is Rachel Breeding from Whitesburg ARH.
Prizes for best floats will be 1st place $200.00, 2nd $100.00 and 3rd $50.00 plus crowd pleaser $100.00.
All downtown businesses are encouraged to decorate. The best decorated windows in downtown Whitesburg will be judged Friday December 14th with 1st, 2nd and 3rd place trophies.
Summit Church will be set up near the downtown Christmas tree(next to the Veterans Museum) with a bonfire, hot chocolate and refreshments.
Also Santa will be at the Harry M. Caudill Library on Main Street with treats for all kids.
It’s all sponsored by the City of Whitesburg and the Letcher County Kids Day Committee. 103-9 The Bulldog will broadcast live on location from the Whitesburg Christmas parade starting at 5pm.
There will be lots of other activities throughout downtown as well including free horse-drawn wagon rides, giving trees sponsored by local businesses & organizations, Cornerstone Church apple dumplings for sale along with free hot dogs, live nativity scene, bonfire with refreshments, live Christmas caroling and many other events.
It will be a festive time for the entire family. Please come on down and enjoy Christmas in downtown Whitesburg this Friday!