EASLEY – The City of Easley will begin its holiday celebrations Friday at 5:30 p.m. with horse drawn carriage rides and live entertainment.
The Grand Illumina-tion and Tree Lighting Ceremony will begin at 7 p.m. at City Hall.
The Christmas parade will take place on Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. and a new route has been designed.
The parade floats and lineup will start in the parking lot behind Alice Mills Corporate Office and Easley First Baptist Church.
From this starting point the parade will go up Bradley Avenue to Main Street, turning left on Main all the way through town to a left on South 1st Street, and then West on 1st Avenue and end on Pendleton.