The 2021 Christmas Parade was a huge success! It was a perfect, warm, sun shiny day in December! What a delight to see the streets of Franklinville filled with people! There was a festive feeling in the air! Thank you to Tigerpaw Entertainment, DJ Joey Beasley, for providing the wonderful Christmas music before and during the parade! So many have said that they enjoyed this addition to the parade! Thank you to Vee’s Old Fashioned Bakery in Ramseur for donating the free Christmas cookies for the children at the parade! Thank you to all the first responders and businesses that took part in the parade. The children loved seeing all the trucks and lights and hearing the horns. Thank you to Providence Grove High School’s Marching Band and Eastern Randolph High School’s Drum Line for participating in the parade and sharing their musical talents with us. Thank you to the ER Varsity Cheerleaders for sharing their Christmas spirit with us!. Thank you to Providence Grove’s Homecoming Queen, Maddie King, for gracing us with her beautiful smile and royal wave. Thank you to all of those that drove their vintage cars in the parade. They were beautiful and brought a touch of nostalgia to our streets. Thank you to the groups that decorated floats. Our citizens really enjoyed seeing your creations. Special thanks to Holly Spring Friend’s Meeting for your beautiful Nativity float.Thank you to Commissioner Richard Goodwin and Mrs. Sharon Grose for your hard work lining everyone up for the parade. A big thank you to all of those “behind the scenes” people who made this parade work! Thank you to everyone that took part in this annual parade. YOU made it success! The bar has been set high for next years’s Christmas parade!