Tag Archive for Christmas Parade

Raising Money for Rich Viger’s Christmas Parade

On Friday, November 4th, people and donations poured in to Old Tyme Italian on Boston Street to raise money for the annual Christmas Eve Parade, named after its founder Rich Viger. Raffle prizes were impressive, from excellent seats to sporting events to boat trips. Donations can be sent to – Jay Walsh 15 Avon Street…

Lynn Christmas Eve Parade Route

Thanks to David Riley Jr. at Lynn Community Television for plotting the route in google maps! Pro-tip: Most streets will only be closed in one direction. For best results, view parade from the same side as the direction of the parade. For those who prefer lists, there’s also this, first posted to LynnHappens November 16th…

Christmas Eve Parade Volunteers Meet

11-16-15 – At 6pm this evening Lynn Christmas Parade volunteers gathered in Ward 7 City Councilor-elect Jay Walsh’s garage next to a large boat covered in Christmas decorations to discuss parade logistics and safety. Whatever side you’re on in the debate over whether Christmas decor should go on display before Thanksgiving, one certain thing is…

2013 Lynn Christmas Eve Parade Schedule

Photos of the 2012 Christmas Parade by LynnHappens Times are approximate. 5:00pm – Summer St. / Austin Square 5:15pm – Boston St. / Myrtle St. / Holyoke St. / O’Callaghan Way 5:30pm – Walnut St. / Lynnwood Rd. / N. Franklin St. / Right onto 5:45pm – Boston St. / Cottage St. / McDonough Sq.…

Some photos of the 2012 Christmas Parade

In case you missed it, here’s a gallery for the 2012 Lynn Christmas Parade. If your float/car/boat/thing isn’t here, it’s because the photographer’s flash was slow to recharge. If you have your own photos you’d like to share, you can add them to the gallery by emailing editor@lynnhappens.com. You can also email with captions, which…