Asheville Holiday Parade,presented by Bojangles & Ingles JingleFest
The holiday season in Asheville officially kicks off the week before Thanksgiving with the 68th Annual Asheville Holiday Parade on November 22. Caleb Johnson, winner of American Idol and Asheville native will be grand marshal, in a float sponsored by Mission Health.
Of course, downtown Asheville will be a great destination to experience the beautiful decorations and festivities of the holiday season through the end of the year. Check back for updates.
Following the Asheville Holiday Parade, American Idol Winner and Grand Marshal, Caleb Johnson will stop by Ingles JingleFest for a meet and greet with area fans and sign autographs. Also during Ingles JingleFest, U.S. Congressman Mark Meadows will honor Johnson with a Congressional Record for his significant contributions to North Carolina.
Ingles JingleFest will feature nonstop entertainment with performances from many of the groups that participated in the parade, inflatables and bouncy houses, kid’s activities, and of course, photos with Santa.
There will be children’s activities in the arena, and a small craft/holiday market on the concourse.Vendor details here.