(PRWEB) November 14, 2011
This December 10, have a sweet time at the Hampton Holly Days Parade: Candy Cane Lane. The free event, taking place at 7:00 p.m. in downtown Hampton, is one of the largest annual illuminated parades in all of Hampton Roads. This year, the City of Hampton is pleased to announce the candy man himself, Willy Wonka, as Grand Marshal.
In addition to the appearance of Will Wonka, other Hampton Holly Days Parade festivities include marching bands, “snow”, beautiful floats, lovely ladies, military honor units, and everyone’s favorite holiday guest…Santa Claus!
For more information on Hampton Holly Days Parade: Candy Cane Lane, call 757/727-8311 or check out http://www.hampton.gov/parks/holly_days/.
Hampton Holly Days Parade: Candy Cane Lane
Saturday, December 10
Settlers Landing Road (best viewing spot)
Hampton, VA 23669
**The parade route begins at Eaton Street, proceeds down Settlers Landing Road, and ends at Darling Stadium. Be sure to come out early and secure a good spot. Free parking is available throughout downtown Hampton**
Partially bordered by the Hampton Roads harbor and Chesapeake Bay, Hampton, with the 344,000 sq. ft. Hampton Roads Convention Center, is located in the center of the Hampton Roads metropolitan area. Hampton is the site of America's first continuous English-speaking settlement and is home to such visitor attractions as the Virginia Air & Space Center and Riverside IMAX ® Theater, Hampton History Museum, harbor tours and cruises, Hampton University Museum, Fort Monroe, award-winning Hampton Coliseum, The American Theatre, among others.