The 30th Annual “Christmas Magic” Lake Area Paradewill be held on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 1:00 pm. The Parade will line up at 242 starting at t he HH & Bagnell Dam Blvd. intersection, and will turn right to proceed down Bagnell Dam Boulevard to the Dam. The Parade will be lead by the Maine Corp League Honor Guard with the Grand Marshall and all parade participants following them.
Santa and Mrs. Claus and their adorable elves, will again be arriving in style in Santa’s beautiful Red Sleigh lit with over 2,000 lights. Along with the lights are over 100 ft of garland. Numerous Christmas songs will fill the air with sounds of the season, and Santa’s helpers on board will toss out treats!
Santa’s ride is provided by Glencove Marine and was built by a collaborative effort of Steve Lemens, Pam Leeper, Mike Kolar, Pat Lemens, Glen & Sonya Colliver, and Randy & Kerry Mueller.
The return of many of the previous attractions are expected to return for this years parade such as, The School of the Osage Marching Band, Lake of the Ozarks Corvette Car Club, Camden County Saddle Club, The Shriners, Clowns, plus other familiar organizations, Horse Clubs, Car Clubs, Civic Organizations, Dance Troupes, Businesses and local Church groups just to name a few.
Again this year, Santa will be available immediately after the Parade at the White House on Bagnell Dam Blvd. for pictures with the children. Christmas Stockings, will be handed out to all the children who stop to see him, and hot chocolate and cookies will be served to all waiting in line to see Santa!
For more information about the parade event contact-
Lake of the Ozarks Christmas Parade Bagnell Dam Strip Association
Jeff VanDonsel: 573-365-2460
Mike Page: 573-280-4589
Retha Wilson: 573-280-0576
Schedule of Events
Saturday December 13, 2014
1:00 p.m. Sharp
Partial list of Participants
* Local Marine League Color Guard (Leading Parade)
* Grand Marshall - Mr. Bob Schwartz
* Osage High School Marching Band
* Shriners Organization
* Knights of Columbus float
* Camden County Horse & Saddle Club
* Corvette Car Club plus other Car Groups
* Motorcycle Clubs
* Dance Groups
* Cub Scout / Boy Scout Groups
* Fire Department Trucks
* Lake Ozark Police
* Various Business Floats
Plus other groups too numerous to mention
Post Parade Events
* Immediately following the Parade, Santa’s Sleigh will be parked at the White House on the Bagnell Dam Strip. Santa’s helpers will be giving out Christmas Stockings to the first 200 children to arrive. Dad and Mom, bring your camera and take a picture of your children with Santa or on the Sleigh.