FLORENCE — The Florence Christmas Parade starts at 7 p.m. today and concludes with an opportunity to visits Santa and Mrs. Claus.
The downtown parade travels from North Court Street to Tennessee Street and onto Seminary Street.
It ends at Shoals Theatre, where Santa and Mrs. Claus will be outside to greet children. Santa also is on the last float.
Santa will be available from 6-7 p.m. and for an hour after the parade for pictures.
Awards will be provided to entrants in the categories of Marching Band, Non-Profit, Community/Interest and Business. Winners receive a Christmas-themed trophy.