Christmas Day Parade 2021
Parade organisers call for more support from the Christchurch City Council as they pull the plug on the event for the second year in a row. Juneteenth carried even more significance after Congress and President Joe Biden created a federal holiday to commemorate the end of slavery. After being canceled last year because of the coronavirus pandemic, Franconia’s signature summer event — Old Home Day — is back on for 2021, and its organizers are seeking more
To honor veterans and “keep tributes going,” the Nonantum Children’s Christmas Party Association hosted a rolling parade with about 20 floats and dozens of residents. Parades, picnics and lessons in history were offered Saturday to commemorate Juneteenth in the U.S., a day that carried even more significance after Congress and President Joe Biden approved a federal
Saturday’s annual Juneteenth parade saw a record turnout, with an estimated 200 or more bringing vehicles to participate, including Paris Mayor Pro Tem Reginald Hughes and Councilor Renae Stone. Juneteenth commemorates June 19, 1865, when Union soldiers brought the news of freedom to enslaved Black people in Galveston, Texas.
Christmas Day Parade 2021 : After the success of their Christmas parade last December, the Panola County Parade Commission didn’t want to stop — so they planned a parade for Independence Day held the Friday A member of a men’s chorus group unintentionally slammed into fellow chorists at the start of a Pride parade in South Florida, killing one member of the group and “The South’s greatest play-time in the world’s finest playground,” full-page ads announced in the 1930s about Asheville’s 5-day Rhododendron Festival.