Wednesday, December 7, 2011
WALLA WALLA -- A record number of participants wended their way through the 16th annual Macy's Parade of Lights last weekend.
Through the crowd-lined streets along Alder and Main streets, 73 entries paraded through downtown, officials with the Downtown Walla Walla Foundation said.
Winners were chosen in seven categories, as well Best Lighted Float. They are:
Best Civic or Neighborhood Entry: Bad A** Bicycle Ride
Best K-8 Entry: Katelyn Hassler as "Candy Cane Queen"
Best High School Entry: Lincoln Alternative High School
Best Collegiate Entry: Walla Walla Community College Phi Beta Lambda
Best Religious Entry: Heritage Baptist Church
Best Commercial Entry: Walla Walla Dance Company
Mayor's Choice -- Best Municipal Entry: Walla Walla County Search & Rescue
Best Lighted Float: Walla Walla City Church