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Cancelled – A Very Merry Madison Christmas Parade

December 5, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Free
UPDATE November 13, 2020:
We are disappointed to announce the City of Madison “A Very Merry Christmas Parade” and “Christmas Festival on Main” are canceled. The lights at the Broadway Fountain will still be illuminated to kick off the season, but the city will not host this year’s “Light Up Madison” event. The Parks Department “Christmas Craft Show” is also canceled.
“This was a difficult decision for us to make, but the health of our community must come first. Unfortunately, as temperatures have dropped, individuals have moved to gathering indoors, and we have seen a spike in our COVID-19 cases, as expected. Due to this spike, our county is currently coded orange per ISDH criteria. Our goal is to “Get Back to Blue”, which is why we believe it is best to cancel these events” said Mayor Bob Courtney.
While the annual holiday events will not be happening, the City of Madison will still be filled with holiday joy including visits from Santa.

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Join amazing floats, marching bands, favorite characters, and giant helium balloons as they usher in the season! Main St., Jefferson to Mill. Stay for the after parade “Christmas on Main Festival” – Carolers, Santa, Reindeer, characters, candy, hot cocoa, and more!

Presented by GermanAmerican Bank

For more information about the festival after the parade contact Hannah Fagen: hfagen@madison-in.gov
For more information about the parade contact Aaron Kelsey: pkelsey@madison.k12.in.us

 

Details

Date:
December 5, 2020
Time:
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Main Street
Madison, IN 47250 United States + Google Map

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