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10/12/2013 1:20:00 AM
2013 Celebrate The Harvest Parade line-up for Sunday

ORANGE -- The 22nd annual Celebrate the Harvest event will be held Sunday, Oct. 13, in and around Orange.

The day features the craft fair in Butterfield Park, the North Quabbin Cruisers Car show on the adjoining baseball field with over 300 cars, and the multi-division Celebrate the Harvest Parade along East Main Street onto South Main and back to Butterfield Park.

The craft fair opens at 9 a.m.

The multi-division parade kicks off at 1 p.m. The parade theme is "Make Your Own Theme."

The lineup is:

* Division 1 -- Lines up at right side of Pete's Tire Barn

Orange Police cruiser

Orange American Legion Color Guard

Rolling Thunder

Parade Grand Marshal

R.C. Mahar Regional High School Band

Mahar Homecoming King & Queen's Court

Orange Town officials

Cars (Class A, B, C)

* Division 2 -- Lines Up at left side of Pete's Tire Barn

Franklin County Tech Drum & Bugle Corp

Orange Town Republican float

The Dance Studio float

The Outlaws

North Orange Grange &No. Orange Junior Grange

Cars (Class D, E, F)

* Division 3 -- Lines up at Orange Transfer Station

Athol High School Band

Orange Lions Club

Jumptown float

Cars (Class G, H, I)

* Division 4 -- Lines up at right side of Orange General Store

Turners Falls High School Band


DJ Keith

Athol Lions Club

Cars (Class J, K, L)

* Division 5 -- Lines up at Equus Restaurant

Pioneer Valley Regional High School Band

N.Q. Girl Scouts float

Mission Covenant Church float

Cars (Class M, N, 0)

* Division 6 -- Lines up at Whitmore's Auction, Whitney Street

NEECA Equestrian Unit

Crimson Acres Glory Riders

Dare To Dream

4-H Farm Friends

Cars (Class P, Q, R)

* Division 7 -- Lines up at the Orange Armory

Narragansett Regional High School Band

Quabbin Valley Naval R.O.T.C. Unit

Pack 40 Cub Scouts float

Peak Expiditions/Orange Community Boat House

Cars (Class S, T, U)

* Division 8 -- Lines up on right side of Armory

Orange Community Band

Friends Of The Orange Dog Park

New Life Christian Fellowship float

Cars, (Class V, W, X, Y)

* Division 9 -- Lines up on Mills Street at Rodney Hunt

All surrounding towns emergency vehicles

Orange Police cruiser

Sirens and horns are allowed this year. The children love to hear them.

All entries need to be in their division no later than 12:30 p.m. If you have been missed in the lineup and you want to be a part of the parade call the parade coordinator, Ken Reynolds at 978-895-5060, or just show up and you will be put in.

Candy is not to be thrown from floats and cars however someone may walk alongside the float or car and hand out candy.

Burnouts with your car will not be permitted. Offenders will be removed from the parade and the police notified.

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