Thank you to all of the participants in the Salem Christmas Parade. On Dec. 6, more than 75 entries filled Main Street, bringing Christmas cheer to the city.
Thank you, also, to the Kiwanis Club of Salem for their hard work in the preparation of the line-up and all the pre-event work they completed to have the parade step out onto Main Street.
The Salem-Roanoke County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the following winners selected by the judges for this year’s parade.
First Place Overall: Virginia Veterans Care Center
2nd Place Overall: Cub Scout Pack 51
3rd Place Overall: Salem Red Sox
Best Religious Entry: CMA Blue Ridge Christian Riders
Best Old Fashioned Christmas: Hope Tree Family Services
Best Organized Children’s Group: Bethel Baptist Church Preschool
Best Band: Glenvar High School
Honorable Mention 2013: Sun Medical
The Salem-Roanoke County Chamber of Commerce wishes to thank the Salem Police Department, Salem Street Department, Salem Fire & EMS Department for their part in working to make the parade the best and largest in southwestern Virginia.
Submitted by the Salem-Roanoke County Chamber of Commerce