The annual Parade of Lights and Christmas Stroll kicks off the Holiday Season in Vincennes tonight.
The Parade of Lights will step off at 6:30 this evening from the corner of 1st and Main Streets and will follow the traditional route. Kids can get their picture taken with Santa Claus at Thursday Church following the parade.
Some Downtown businesses will have extended hours this evening for shoppers who want to get a start on their Chrismas gift list.
Festivities will continue tomorrow. The Old Cathedral Parish Center will host “Breakfast with Santa” from 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. Tickets for the breakfast are $5 and can be purchased at the door.
There will be a Recipe Stroll from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Shoppers can visit downtown businesses and sample tasty holiday treats and collect recipes for their own use. The Vincennes Central Business District will also be offering free carriage rides downtown.