November 30, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
The Marathon Oil holiday float illuminates part of the Prairie Hills Mall parking lot Friday evening while serving as the final destination on the “Light Up the Town” reverse holiday parade hosted by Dickinson State University and the Dickinson Chamber of Commerce.
October 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Other festivities planned to replace winter event.
September 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Mitchell’s Parade of Lights was born as a chance to see the U.S. Capitol Holiday Tree. It once doubled as a celebration marking the town’s 125th anniversary. It has been held in gorgeous early winter weather and in frigid cold. It overcame an interesting controversy about its exact title.
September 25, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Dwindling float numbers could spell end of holiday tradition.
November 21, 2011 in The Daily Republic
The Mitchell Department of Public Safety reminds drivers that there will be no parking on Main Street between First and Ninth avenues beginning at 5 p.m. today, Nov. 21, for the Parade of Lights. Continue Reading
November 19, 2011 in The Daily Republic
The annual Mitchell Parade of Lights will begin at 7 p.m. Monday on Main Street. This year’s theme is “Hollywood Christmas.” Continue Reading
November 27, 2010 in The Dickinson Press
A long-standing holiday event in Dickinson is no more and lighted floats that used to grace downtown streets yearly will now be parked in a new location. Continue Reading
November 27, 2010 in DL-Online
Now that Thanksgiving is behind us for another year, the community of Detroit Lakes is gearing up to kick off the Christmas season with the annual Santa’s Grand Parade of Lights. The holiday parade gets underway at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 29 yes, tomorrow on Washington Avenue, proceeding from City Park north to Washington Square Mall. Continue Reading
November 22, 2010 in The Daily Republic
Perhaps it’s appropriate that “Christmas Around the World” is the theme for tonight’s Parade of Lights.
It’s beginning to look and feel a lot like Christmas around here.
According to the National Weather Service forecast, snow is likely today, mainly before noon. Only about an inch is forecast, providing a perfect backdrop for the annual holiday kick-off event. Continue Reading