CLINTON — The Clinton Christmas parade took place on Saturday, November 24. There were 85 entries. That number was up from 70 entries in the 2016 Christmas parade.
The entries were divided in five categories, Walkers, Vehicles, Floats, Equestrian, and Motorcycle/ATV. Here are the first and second place category winners:
1st Place: Clinton Education Association
2nd Place: Girl Scouts of Central Ill.
1st Place: Weldon Springs Foundation
2nd Place: Miss Farmer City/DeWitt County Fair Queen and Little Miss
1st Place: Ace Hardware
2nd Place: Multi Organizational Veterans
1st Place: Black Magic Friesians
2nd Place: Silver Spur Stables
1st Place: Midland Mulisha
2nd Place: Guardians of the Children
To view pictures of the parade visit the Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau’s Facebook page: Clinton Illinois Chamber of Commerce. A DVD of the parade will be available within the Chamber office. That date will be posted on the Facebook as well.