The Bridge City Chamber of Commerce is once again kicking off the holiday season in Bridge City with its 9th Annual Christmas Light Parade. Trophies will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in the categories of Dance, Vehicle, Float and Ambulatory as well as one trophy for Best Overall. In addition to those awards, Mayor David Rutledge will award a Mayor’s Trophy and $200 to the best “Old Fashioned Christmas” themed entry.
The parade will begin at 6 pm on Saturday, December 2nd. The parade route will be on West Roundbunch Road starting at the First Baptist Church and ending at Bridge City Elementary School. Applications to be in the parade will be accepted through Friday, November 27, 2017 and are available online at www.bridgecitychamber.com or at the chamber office located at 150 W. Roundbunch Road. Entry fee for the parade is a donated toy from each participant. The toys collected will go to the Bridge City/Orangefield Ministerial Alliance for their Christmas Toy Drive which benefits needy children in the Bridge City/Orangefield area.