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Holiday celebrations will mean traffic delays in Truro this weekend

Santa Claus
(File photo)
Santa Claus(File photo)

TRURO, NS

The Christmas tree lighting and parade take place this weekend, so be prepared for lots of traffic and a few street closures.

The Festival of Lights begins Friday evening at 7:30 p.m. with the tree lighting ceremony in the Civic Square. There will be caroling under the stars, hot chocolate and candy canes.

On Saturday, starting at 6 p.m., the Santa Claus Parade will weave its way through the streets of town. This year’s theme is ‘Canada 150 – Christmas Past & Present.

Parade route: Starts at Lorne, right on Queen, left on Court, left on Prince, right on Young, left on Esplanade, continue to Walker, left on Queen and back to Lorne.

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