Christmas Parade

December 7th was a beautiful day for the Annual Nelson County Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade.  This year, the theme was “A CHRISTMAS STORY”.  The grand Marshall for the parade was Relay For Life of Nelson County.

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And the Winners Are:

Floats – Adhere Best to Theme:

       First Place:   Hebron Baptist Church

       Second Place:  Cornerstone Baptist Church

Floats – Most Entertaining:

       First Place:   Living Word Christian Fellowship

       Second Place:   Tuckahoe School

Marching Unit – Best Formation:

       First Place:    Nelson County High School Marching Governors

       Second Place:   Amherst County Dance Academy

Marching Unit – Most Entertaining:

       First Place:   Cub Scout Pack 32, Piney River

       Second Place:    Nelson County High School Cheer Squad

Antique Vehicle – Best of Show:    Nelson County Cable

Fire Unit – Best of Show:   Gladstone Volunteer Fire Dept. Truck # 2

Rescue Unit – Best of Show:  Roseland Rescue Squad

Judges’ Choice Award:  Bethany United Methodist Church

Organizers’ Appreciation Award:  Monk Mays – Monk was recognized for volunteering his time and equipment for many years.  He works behind the scenes to ensure all parade participants make it down Front Street.

Hot Dogs, etc. were available from the Lovingston Ruritan Club.

Living Word Christian Fellowship served Brunswick Stew & Hot Chocolate.

IMG_0623Click here for Additional Great Pictures on Blue Ridge Life Magazine Facebook Page – December 7, 2014 – Photographer – Shay Munroe

‘A Christmas Story’ for the Books’ – Nelson County Times – December 10, 2014

Posted photos courtesy of Lorna Ballowe & Kate Rutherford.