Covington, Clifton Forge Hosting Reverse Christmas Parades

Clifton Forge will host its Christmas parade on Friday, December 4 th at 6:00 pm and Covington will host
Its on Saturday, December 5th at 5:00 pm. Both will take the route of what is called a “Reverse
Parade”. This is where parade floats and participants will line both sides of the street along the parade
route. Spectators attending the parade will be able to drive the route, passing by all floats and
participants. Iron Gate will host their parade on Saturday, December 12 th at 1:00 pm and will take a
more traditional approach with their parade. All floats and participants will drive along the route as in
past years. However, different from other years, spectators are strongly encouraged to stay in their
vehicles as the parade passes by. Attendees will be able to park along the side of the street or if you live
along the route, can enjoy the parade from your residence.