City of Duncanville to host LEGO® themed Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting

dvilleparadeDUNCANVILLE, TX – In celebration of the Christmas Holiday, the City of Duncanville is hosting the annual Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting on Friday, December 2nd, 2016. This year’s festivities will feature the annual parade down Main Street, pictures with Santa, the tree-lighting ceremony, and much more.

PARADE

Event Type: Parade

Price: Free to the Public

Description: The Christmas parade will be hosted by the Duncanville Parks & Recreation Department. This year’s Christmas Parade is themed all things LEGO®.

Time: 7:00PM – 8:00PM

Place: The parade route will extend from Freeman to Wheatland, Wheatland to Main and dis-embarking on Main at Carder.

Special Info:To participate in the parade, please register with Duncanville Parks & Recreation at the following location: Recreation Center – 201 James Collins Blvd., Duncanville, TX 75116

Various closures will affect the Wheatland & Main St area beginning at 6PM. Click here to register your Christmas Float. For any questions regarding the parade, call Recreation Superintendent – Veronica Williams at (972)780-5074

TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY & CONCERT

Event Type: Tree Lighting & Concert

Price: Free to the Public

Description: City of Duncanville’s Christmas in the Stars Tree Lighting & Concert will feature commentary by Mayor David Green and the music of Duncanville ISD’s Elementary Choirs.

Time: 8:00PM – 10:00PM

Place: In front of Duncanville Feed Store – 219 N Main St., Duncanville, TX

FAMILY ACTIVITIES

Event Type: Family Activities

Price: Free to the Public

Description: Enjoy the festivities hosted by the City of Duncanville’s Park & Recreation Department which includes pictures with Santa & More!

Time: 8:00PM – 10:00PM

Place: Ben Franklin Apothecary – Pictures with Santa

Special Info:To become a vendor for this event, please register with the Duncanville Parks & Recreation Department at the Recreation Center Front Desk located at: 201 James Collins Blvd., Duncanville, TX.

SHUTTLE SERVICE

Event Type: Shuttle Service

Price: Free to the Public

Description: Due to various street closures and limited parking, the City of Duncanville has partnered with Duncanville ISD to offer a free shuttle service before, during and after the event.

Time: 5:00PM – End of Event

Place: Costco – 250 E Hwy 67, Duncanville, TX 75137

Special Info: To catch the parade, park and ride from Costco to the Phase I stop located at the southeast corner of Main & Wheatland at the Dallas County Tax Office. After the parade, road closures will open allowing the stop to progress to Phase II, located adjacent to the Main St activities at W Freeman & Main St.

For any questions regarding the LEGO® Christmas Festivities please contact the Department of Parks & Recreation at (972) 780-5070.