‘A Railroad Town Christmas’ to be held

The DeQuincy Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the annual Christmas Parade and program. The whole community shares in the Christmas Festivities the first weekend in December.

This year’s theme is “A Railroad Town Christmas”! Look in this week’s issue of the DeQuincy News for the order form for Christmas Shirts to preorder for the whole family and for your business.

The KCS Holiday Express Train will arrive at the DeQuincy Railroad Museum on Friday, Dec. 6. Tours will begin at 4 p.m. Many other activities will be held on the museum grounds while the Holiday Express is open.

The Christmas Parade will be held Saturday, Dec. 7, at 10 a.m. Lineup will be at 9 a.m. at Nichols parking lot. The parade will end at the Railroad Museum.

Booth spaces for vendors are available for both events. Booth fee is $10.

To register your booth wares and secure your space, call 337-540-4126 or 337-912-5063.