(Joplin, MO) – The Carl Junction Lions Club is seeking entries for their annual Christmas parade which is planned for Sunday afternoon, Dec. 5, 2021 at 2:00 pm.
There is no pre-registration or fee. This year’s theme is Christmas on Main Street. The parade’s Grand Marshall will be Gary Stubblefield of the Stubblefield Home Team of Keller Williams, current CJ city council member, and previous Executive Director of the CJ Area Chamber of Commerce.
The parade line-up begins at 1:00 pm on Broadway Street between the two elementary schools.
For those who would like to have a car, float, or just walk in the parade, bring your entry to Broadway Street and a Lions Club member will direct you to a position in the line-up. Entry information will then be gathered and taken to Main Street for the parade announcer, Cavanaugh Studyvin, Executive Director of Carl Junction Area Chamber of Commerce.
Mr. and Mrs. Santa will end the parade riding the CJ fire truck, “Ole Red.”
The parade will end at the Community Center on North Main Street where entries will disband and participants can be picked up in the parking lot.
For questions or additional information, please call or text Leona Stice at 417.439.7724.