Greenville parade kicks off Christmas season - FOX Carolina 21

Greenville parade kicks off Christmas season

Posted: Updated:
A group from FOX Carolina marches down Main Street during the annual Greenville Poinsettia Christmas Parade. (Dec. 1, 2012/FOX Carolina) A group from FOX Carolina marches down Main Street during the annual Greenville Poinsettia Christmas Parade. (Dec. 1, 2012/FOX Carolina)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Thousands of people flocked to downtown Greenville on Saturday night for the annual Greenville Poinsettia Christmas Parade.

The event has been a tradition to mark the start of the holiday season in the area for more than 20 years.

SLIDESHOW: FOX Carolina marches in Greenville Christmas parade

The fun began when Mayor Knox White lit the Christmas tree in front of City Hall. Then the festive floats, bands and groups took to Main Street.

A group from FOX Carolina, including some of the on-air favorites, marched in the parade.

Copyright 2012 FOX Carolina (Meredith Corp.). All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow
Fox Carolina
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2014, WHNS; Greenville, SC. (A Meredith Corporation Station) and WorldNow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.