Saturday Is Parade Day In Alexander County
The 70th annual Alexander County Christmas Parade will roll through the streets of uptown Taylorsville Saturday. The event will begin at 3pm and is sponsored by Alexander County Government.
This year’s theme is “CHRISTMAS-A Time For Giving”. The Grand Marshall for the parade is Mary Wike. Wike has been employed with Schneider Mills in Taylorsville for more than 62 years.
Bethlehem Star Lighting Set For Saturday Night
The 39th Annual Bethlehem Star Lighting Celebration is Saturday evening in the Bethlehem Community. The activity will begin at 7pm at the Mt. Pisgah Lutheran Church on Highway 127.
Activities include a living manger, bon fires, free cookies, hot chocolate, hot apple cider, Christmas Caroling, and a visit from the man from the North Pole. The Bethlehem Community Development Association hosts the event that annually draws thousands to the Bethlehem Community located in Southwestern Alexander County.