by: Scott McCaulley
Over 1200 Parade Participants and several more thousand spectators were in Downtown Branson Sunday for the 71st Adoration Parade.
Just over 40 units were in the Parade with 15 Marching Bands as well 23 community organizations and businesses.
The winners of the Float Competition have been announced by the Adoration Parade Committee. In the Non-Profit Category, the top three finishers are Trinity Christian Academy of Hollister, Aurora Faith Full Gospel Church, and Ozark Mountain Music while in the For-Profit Business Category, the top three are Sight & Sound Theater, Premier Dance Academy, and Dick’s 5 & 10.
The committee also selected and announced the winners of the Spirit of Christmas Adoration Award honoring the entries that exemplifies the true spirit of the Adoration Celebration. Dick’s 5 & 10 and Aurora Faith Full Gospel Church were the honorees for the 2019 Parade.
The Vacation Channel will air the replay of the Adoration Parade several times over the next few week’s including the coverage provided by KRZK’s Janet Ellis and Scott McCaulley. The first airing will be Tuesday at 6:00.