‘Christmas Candyland’ Takes Place Friday Night in McLeansboro

MCLEANSBORO – McLeansboro will hold its Christmas Parade entitled “Christmas Candyland” Friday night.

The parade starts at 6 p.m. and ends with “Christmas on the Square,” where several organizations have joined to provide “Christmas workshops” in the courthouse where children can shop for free presents for their parents and get pictures taken with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Various businesses around the square will have special treats too. Hamilton County Coal Alliance will be passing out free hot chocolate.