Shanghai Parade in Lewisburg WV Kicks off 2015!
The Shanghai Parade begins at noon on New Year's Day, in historic Lewisburg on Washington Street. This is the first parade of the season that has been going on since the Civil War. So, bundle up and enjoy Lewisburg's annual New Year's Day parade featuring colorful costumes and creative participants. The streets are always lined with families and friends enjoying a fun parade.
Date: January 1, 2015
Time: 12:00 PM
Place: Downtown Lewisburg, WV Directions
Line up is at 11 AM on Lee Street with the parade line setting out at 12:00 PM. No registration necessary. Make sure to bring your most eccentric costume for this historic happening; anyone can participate, with registration occurring the morning of the parade. Participants will be judged on creativity with cash prizes available. Walkers will receive $2 for their participation. I found the below YouTube Video on a past parade...enjoy!
In the new year, may you always be blessed with contentment, peace and abundance!