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Area Christmas parades the next few weeks

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Date and time: Sunday, Dec. 1, 2-3:30 p.m.

Location: Downtown Zebulon. The parade will begin at the Zebulon Community Center, travel through downtown on Arendell Avenue, then left on West Gannon Street to end at J&M Chevrolet.


Date and time: Thursday, Dec. 5, 7 p.m.

Location: Downtown Franklinton starting on Main Street.


Date and time: Saturday, Dec. 7, 10-11:30 a.m.

Location: The parade will come down Holden Road, along Main Street to Highway 96 East, then turn onto Pine Street to head back to the Youngsville Elementary School.


Date and time: Saturday, Dec. 7, 6:30 p.m.

Location: The parade begins at Knightdale Station Run and will continue down First Avenue to Fayetteville Street. 


Date and time: Sunday, Dec. 8, noon-3 p.m.

Location: The parade will start at Thales Academy, will move up Storage Drive to Main Street, turn left onto Main Street then right onto East Young Street and ending at Rolesville Baptist Church.


Date and time: Sunday, Dec. 8, 3-5 p.m.

Location: Downtown Louisburg starting on West Nash Street.

Wake Forest

Date and time: Saturday, Dec. 14, 1 p.m.

Location: The procession begins at the intersection of Elm Avenue and South White Street and continues north along South White Street before turning east onto Wait Avenue. It then turns south onto South Brooks Street before turning left at the Elm Avenue intersection. The parade ends at the Taylor Street intersection.