Mayor's Christmas Tree Lighting and Christmas Parade
- When: Monday, December 5, 2011, 6:30 p.m.
- Where: Downtown Bonner Springs, Bonner Springs
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
- Categories: Outdoor, Children, Community
Vaughn-Trent Community Services Christmas Parade, Mayor's Christmas Tree Lighting and Candy Cane Lane, 6:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5. The Bonner Springs community will have its annual event to welcome the holiday season, starting with the parade, which is open to the community. Prizes are awarded for best entry and entry that has the most dry/canned goods to donate to Vaughn-Trent. Holiday floats, walking groups and vehicles who would like to enter the parade can line up at First Christian Church, 148 N. Nettleton Ave., and the parade will head south to Oak Street, down Oak to Second Street, and then back north to Centennial Park for the Mayor's Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony. Santa and Mrs. Claus will ride in the parade and meet with children following the ceremony. For more information about the parade, contact Jeannine Gallagher at 441-4217.