Christmas parade of lights to roll Saturday

Published 2:46 pm Thursday, November 30, 2023

Vicksburg continues to get in the spirit of the Christmas Season when the Christmas Parade of Lights rolls Saturday at 5 p.m.

Timmie Fedell, owner of Michel’s Record Shop, is grand marshal. The parade theme is “Merry Melodies.”

Vicksburg Main Street Executive Director Kim Hopkins said 47 organizations will be in the parade, which forms on Belmont Street and move north along Washington Street to Jackson Street.

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“We want to bring the family, enjoy the lights and the music and kickoff the Christmas Season,” Hopkins said.

 

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John Surratt is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a degree in general studies. He has worked as an editor, reporter and photographer for newspapers in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. He has been a member of The Vicksburg Post staff since 2011 and covers city government. He and his wife attend St. Paul Catholic Church and he is a member of the Port City Kiwanis Club.

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