Unusually mild temperatures in the upper 50s greeted thousands of people who attended the annual Holiday Lighted Parade. Entries and floats adorned with Christmas lights traveled north along 5th Street, through the downtown area during the early evening.
This is the third year for the event. Beatrice Area Chamber of Commerce President Lora Young says a lot of work went into creating the lighted floats…
:06 “were amazing”
Young says the parade was not the only activity held on Saturday. She says other events help draw people to the community to celebrate the holiday season….
:17 “town and shopping”
Parade winners were:
Best Holiday Spirit….Zion Lutheran Church
Best Theme…………..Blue Valley Behavioral Health
Best Use of Lights…..First State Bank