The day begins with “The Running of the Elves” a 5K Family Fun Run/Walk at 8:00 a.m., organized by the Training Zone in Marysville. To register, visit: www.runsignup.com.
Bring your children to the Yuba County Library at 3:00 p.m. for a story time featuring “Little Fir Tree” followed by free craft activities and games!
Strolling entertainers will am
use attendees between 4 – 5 p.m. as excited onlookers await the beginning of the parade. Parade entries will begin crossing the starting line at 6th & D Street at 5:00 p.m. The theme for this year’s parade is “Nautical or Nice” a beachy boat parade of lights through historic downtown Marysville.
Applications are available at the City of Marysville’s website: www.marysville.ca.us. Entry fees are $25 for a non-profit organization and $50 for commercial businesses and organizations that aren’t non-profits.
The parade will begin at 6th & D Streets heading south to 2nd & D Streets, then turn eastbound on 2nd Street, then turn northbound onto C Street and ending at 5th & C Streets.
Santa Claus will greet children following the parade at 3rd & D Streets in the park. Christmas carols will be performed by singing groups and vendors will be selling food, drinks and other items in the park.