Holiday Parade Signals Start of Entertainment Nights in Wrigley
2010-12-06 · By Editor
On Saturday, December 11 at 5:00 p.m., join Councilmember James Johnson and The Daisy Avenue Parade and Program Committee for the 57th Annual Daisy Avenue Christmas Tree Lane Parade.
“The Daisy Avenue Parade is special in that it is the only holiday parade that runs down a residential street and not a commercial corridor,” councilmemeber Johnson said. “This year, neighbors are coming together to re-energize the parade in order to continue its tradition of bringing outstanding entertainment to the Wrigley area and to Long Beach.”
Holiday Event Schedule in Wrigley:
Friday, December 10: Annual Community Tree Lighting Ceremony & Home Decorating Contest
Join Mayor Bob Foster and Councilmember James Johnson for the tree lighting ceremony. The lighting ceremony, caroling and live entertainment will begin at 6:30 PM; judging for the Home Decorating Contest will immediately follow. Please show your appreciation for the entertainment by bringing a contribution for the Long Beach Community Food Drive.
Saturday, December 11: The 57th Annual Christmas Tree Lane Parade
The parade step-off will be promptly at 5:00 PM. The parade runs along Daisy Avenue between Burnett Street and Pacific Coast Highway.
December 12, 17-19: Daisy Avenue Annual Entertainment Nights
Entertainment Nights begins at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday December 12 and continues the next weekend, December 17-19. On the final Entertainment Night, be ready to rock the night away with Don Reed’s Rock’n Blues band who takes the stage at 6:00 p.m.
For more information about holiday events in Wrigley, call the 7th District council office at (562) 570 –7777.