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Bladenboro lights Christmas tree, celebrates season3Bladenboro Police Chief Chris Hunt is asking those who will be attending the annual Bladenboro Christmas Parade to arrive early to get a good viewing spot. Everyone is asked to arrive by 10 a.m. and Chief Hunt said the roads will be closed beginning at 10:15 a.m. The parade will begin at 10:30 a.m.

“Once the roads are closed, no traffic will be allowed through until it ends,” said Chief Hunt.

The parade route begins at Fresh Foods IGA parking lot and travels down West Seaboard Street to South Main Street and ends at the Bladenboro Historical Society Building.