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West Chester PA Old-Fashioned Christmas Parade, Friday December 2, 2011!

The MARS drinks West Chester Old-Fashioned Christmas Parade
Friday, December 2, 2011 ~ West Chester, PA
Tree Lighting: 6:15pm (before the start of the run)
Jingle Elf Run 6:30pm
Parade 7:15pm

Come out an enjoy the parade with family and friends.

Now in its 33rd year, the Mars Drinks Old Fashioned Christmas Parade in West Chester. The 1-mile parade route travels through the heart of the historic business district.

More than 30,000 spectators closely line the route, much like an experience on "Main Street USA." Santa Claus will make an appearance in the parade and 19 marching bands from around the area.  The tree lighting ceremony will be at the corner of High and Market streets at 7 p.m.

The Jingle Elf Run will commence at 6:30 p.m. on Friday. Race day registration will be available at First Niagara Bank.  

he entire parade route is free and open to the general public. West Chester is located in Chester County, just 30-40 minutes west of Philadelphia.

Enjoy the local restaurants before or after the parade in the Borough of West Chester PA.  

Parade Map

Comment balloon 0 commentsBill Gero • December 01 2011 05:00PM