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Parade of Lights lineup is announced

November 21, 2018

The lineup for the annual Christmas Parade of Lights has been announced by the parade committee. The parade is presented by State Bank of Reeseville.

The parade will begin Saturday at 5:30 p.m. at Main and Water streets. It will travel east on Main Street to Dewey Avenue when it disbands.

Featured in the parade will be Jack and Jill Frost, and filling those roles will be Jaxon Martin, 8, and Braeleigh Godfroy, 6. Members of Jack’s court of honor will be Milo Soldner, Shawn Ireland and Hunter Bricco. Members of Jill’s court will be Lorelai Wallace, Sydney Gates, Sophia Witterman and Katelyn Clark.

Just prior to the start of the parade several vehicles donated by Holz Motors will follow the parade route, picking up donated nonperishable items to be given to the Watertown Food Pantry.

The parade committee is still seeking monetary donations to help defray the costs of producing the parade. Checks may be made payable to Christmas Parade of Lights and sent to P.O. Box 609, Watertown, WI 53094.

Following is the lineup for the parade on Saturday:

100 block of North Water Street facing south

Watertown Police Department Escort

1. Color Guard Marine Corps League Bartelme-Schwefel Detachment

2. Watertown Fire Department

3. D.A.R.E. van and McGruff

4. Citizens Police Academy

5. Jack and Jill Frost, sponsored by Emergency Starting and Towing

6. Snow court, sponsored by Emergency Starting and Towing

7. WTKM 104.9 radio

8. Emergency Starting and Towing tow truck

9. Big Bike, sponsored by Emergency Starting and Towing

10. Wisconsin Farm Tech Days 2019 float

11. Twin Rivers Snowmobile Club float, sponsored by Steve’s Car and Truck

12. Robin’s Nest Styling Salon float

13. Jolly Giants, sponsored by State Bank of Reeseville

14. Watertown Storm baseball, WYBL float

15. Bank of Lake Mills float

16. Tony Rocker, sponsored by Jerry Hepp Excavating

17. Head Start float

18. MonoWheel Rocket Cycle, sponsored by Mid-State Equipment

19. Tow Mater, sponsored by Mid-State Equipment

20. Mini monster truck, sponsored by Mid-State Equipment

21. Party Like a Princess float

200 block of North Water Street facing south

22. Milwaukee Brewer Racing Sausages

23. Watertown Aquatic Team float

24. Merry Christmas from Fred Smith and family, Fred Smith for mayor

25. Wacky Wheeler, sponsored by Blake Price and Rylee Tessman

26. Silver Creek Riders float

27. H2M2-WI Husky Huddle and Malamute float

28. TBE Trailers float

29. Variations, sponsored by Jerry Hepp Excavating

30. Scooby van, sponsored by Firehouse Lanes Bar & Grill

31. Hillbilly Cadillac, sponsored by Carew Heating & AC

32. Bubble car, sponsored by Carew Heating & AC

33. Clown car, sponsored by Carew Heating & AC

34. Heritage Homes float

35. Watertown Blue Revue, sponsored by Curt and Judy Schultz

36. 40 et 8 engine, sponsored by Silver Eagle Saloon

100 block of South Water Street facing north

37. Eske’s Solar Powered Band, sponsored by Chickens Unlimited

38. Watertown Soccer Club float

39. Napa Auto Parts

40. Carting K-9s/therapy dogs

41. Moose Lodge 830 float

42. Fort Community Credit Union, Treat Yourself to a Vacation

43. Hot air balloon, RE/MAX Realty

44. Highway 16 Budget Auto Sales float

45. St Coletta float

46. Because We Care, Inc. float

47. Slumberland Furniture float

48. Whistles on Wheels, sponsored by Glenn’s Market and Catering

49. A&S Plumbing

50. Shorewest Realtors, fire truck

200 block of South Water Street facing north

51. Tin Lizzy

52. Emergency Starting & Towing golf carts

53. Don Peachey Band, sponsored by Maas Brothers Construction

54. The ROC Youth Center

55. Civil Air Patrol

56. Home Helpers float

57. Two Rivers Bicycle

58. Watertown Youth Football float

59. Emily MacFarland

60. WELS Live Nativity float

61. Watertown High School band

62. Parade Committee, sponsored by Silver Eagle Saloon, Steve’s Limousine, Steve and Sue Hepp

63. Richwood Percherons

64. Horses (five)

65. Santa Claus, brought to town by Tim Smebek

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