Lebanon Christmas Parade – November 23, 2013
“Love Lights the Way to Christmas”
The Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce and Christmas Parade Committee announces the 2013 Lebanon Christmas Parade. “Love Lights the Way to Christmas” was submitted by Denise Babcock of Stoutland, Missouri. Denise is the winner of $100.00 and has the opportunity to ride in the Christmas Parade. Over 130 parade theme entries were submitted this year.
Parade signups begin on October 1st. Entry forms can be picked up at the Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce, 186 North Adams in Lebanon or online at www.lebanonmissouri.com. There is no fee charged to enter the parade. The parade entrant deadline is November 20th.
This year’s Parade Marshalls were announced by Parade Committee Chairman Lynn Stowe. Chosen are Lisa Rabe and the Stephen Marcum family. Stowe added “both Parade Marshall’s are very deserving of this honor to lead our community in this great tradition.” The Lebanon Christmas Parade is one of the largest and well attended parades in southwest Missouri. The Parade will follow the traditional route and will include local and area marching bands, and will end with an appearance by Santa Claus.