“Jamestown’s Snowball Express” Christmas Parade and Holiday Celebration will be held on Friday, December 6, 2013, in downtown Jamestown, sponsored by The Resource Center and Lutheran Jamestown. The parade will be led by a real steam engine and culminate with the arrival of Santa Claus on Western new York and Pennsylvania Railroad’s Caboose #300.
The evening will include pre-parade entertainment, a traditional tree lighting ceremony, the Jamestown Cycle Shop Snowball Drop, and a fireworks show.
Parade line-up will begin promptly at 5:00pm on Third Street between Monroe Avenue and Hallock Street, with the parade stepping off at 6:30pm and traveling east on Third Street to Tracy Plaza. The parade will conclude by 8:00pm.
All businesses and organizations interested in participating in the parade are asked to register by November 25. Participation includes a fee of $10.00 for all commercial and business entrants. For non-commercial, not-for-profit, and civic organizations, the $10.00 fee is optional. Registration forms are available online at www.jamestownrenaissance.org.