Special to the PRESS
The South Padre Island Christmas Parade has been rescheduled to December 13, as a show of support for the Port Isabel High School football team’s advancement to the Class 3A Division II state quarterfinal and anticipated advancement to the semifinal.
Additionally, in honor of their outstanding season, the football team has been named Honorary Grand Marshal for the parade.
Make plans to share in the South Padre Island Christmas spirit and to show your support for the Tarpons on Thursday, December 13, at 6:15 p.m.
The South Padre Island Convention and Visitors Bureau will host the annual South Padre Island Lighting of the Tree ceremony to be held Friday, December 7, at 6 p.m. in front of City Hall. Join in bringing some Island spirit to Christmas with special performances from the Port Isabel Junior High Spirit Squad and Cheerleaders, the Derry Elementary Fifth Grade Choir and Leslie Blasing. Guests will enjoy free cookies and punch, and a photo with Santa.
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