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Annual Lighted Holiday Parade in Morris IL

Don’t miss Santa’s arrival at the Lighted Holiday Parade in Nostalgic Downtown Morris. 

At approximately 6pm, the beautiful Chapin Park will light up so bright, followed by caroling with the Coal City High School and Morris Community High School Madrigals. 

Visit Santa and receive a free horse-drawn sleigh ride! To help bring the Christmas spirit along the downtown streets, the only requirement is the use of lights for entry into the parade. Rather that is a battery powered, glow lights, or electrical lights powered by generators or electrical inverters come help light up Morris and fill the streets with Holiday joy! 

If you would like to be in this years parade, the celebration will begin at the corner of Franklin and Washington streets and concludes at Chapins Park. For addional information or an application, you can e-mail mddp@downtownmorris.com or visit the Morris Dwntown Development Partnership's website at www.downtownmorris.com

The deadline for applications are November 22. 

So, come dressed warm and help light up the downtown area for a family-fun holiday event. For more information about the parade visit, www.facebook.com/events/2394877790769541/