We are thrilled to share the news that our highly anticipated Winterville in the Park event will coincide with the spectacular Riverside Light Parade! This means you can enjoy Winterville's festive atmosphere while also witnessing the enchanting Riverside Lights parade. It's the perfect opportunity to gather with friends and family and immerse yourself in the holiday spirit.

One of the event's main highlights will be a magnificent tree-lighting ceremony at 4:30 pm. Witness the park come alive with dazzling lights as we illuminate the grand tree, creating a magical moment to fill your heart with joy.

But that's not all! We invite you to join us in sipping on warm, delicious hot cocoa while spending quality time with Santa. Children can share their holiday wishes and capture a special memory with Santa through a memorable photo opportunity.

So, mark your calendars and make sure to save the date for this unforgettable day of holiday cheer. We can't wait to see you at Winterville in the Park, where the Riverside Light Parade adds an extra touch of wonder to the festivities. Get ready to create lasting memories and embrace the joy of the season!

Event times (4:30pm-6:30pm):

4:30pm Tree Lighting

Visits with Santa starting right after the tree lighting

5:30pm Christmas Carols

6:30pm Winterville ends, but the Parade of Lights begins (See map route below):

Parade Starts at S. Lincoln Ave. (just south of N. 6th St.), ๐–๐ž๐ฌ๐ญ ๐ƒ๐ฎ๐ง๐๐ž๐ž, then Travels North to Main St. bridge, ๐‚๐š๐ซ๐ฉ๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐ž๐ซ๐ฌ๐ฏ๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ๐ž, then Travels East to Washington/Water St., then Travels South to ๐„๐š๐ฌ๐ญ ๐ƒ๐ฎ๐ง๐๐ž๐ž, ending at Railroad St.

๐๐€๐‘๐€๐ƒ๐„ ๐“๐‘๐€๐•๐„๐‹ ๐“๐ˆ๐Œ๐„๐’: (๐“๐ก๐ž๐ฌ๐ž ๐š๐ซ๐ž ๐š๐ฉ๐ฉ๐ซ๐จ๐ฑ. ๐ญ๐ข๐ฆ๐ž๐ฌ ๐›๐š๐ฌ๐ž๐ ๐จ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ๐ญ ๐ฒ๐ž๐š๐ซ)

๐Ÿ”:๐Ÿ‘๐ŸŽ ๐๐Œ - Kicks off in ๐–๐ž๐ฌ๐ญ ๐ƒ๐ฎ๐ง๐๐ž๐ž

๐Ÿ”:๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ“ ๐๐Œ - Travels down the Main St. bridge in ๐‚๐š๐ซ๐ฉ๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐ž๐ซ๐ฌ๐ฏ๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ๐ž

๐Ÿ•:๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ ๐๐Œ - Approaches ๐„๐š๐ฌ๐ญ ๐ƒ๐ฎ๐ง๐๐ž๐ž

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