ANSTED, WV (NEWS RELEASE) – This year’s Ansted Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday December 2nd at 5pm and will include a huge variety of local floats, Entrants – ( Rite Aid, Lighthouse Worship Center, Ansted Baptist, FCNB, Headstart, Hawks Nest State Park, Miss Patriot, Lovers Leap Baptist Church, Ames Heights Bible Church and Graydon Baptist) 4 Horse Drawn Carriages, The VOTECH JROTC, Alumni Band, Lovers Leap Baptist Youth Bell Ringers and the Lovers Leap Choir, Harley Davidson (not confirmed) and the Ansted Fire Dept and Danese Volunteer Fire Dept’s.
The Parade will start at the East end of Ansted on route 60 and will end at the Historic Page Vawter House in the center of town. Festivities will include the Lovers Leap Baptist Church Choir singing Christmas Carrols as the parade arrives, a special visit and gifts from Santa and Mrs. Claus, and trophies given to the best floats in their catagories. Cookies provided by Piggly Wiggely and Hot Chocolate will be served.
Other entrants are welcome and pre staging begins at 4:15 in front of the Ansted Post Office.