The Kennesaw City Council decided on Nov. 18 to close several roads on Dec. 7 for the Santa Parade, A Day with Santa Event and Tree Lighting.
Main Street will be closed from Park Drive to Watts Drive from 1:45 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Also from 1:45 p.m. to 3:15 p.m., the following roads will be closed at Main Street: Park Drive, Lewis Street, Dallas Street, Whitfield Place, Moon Station Road, J. O. Stephenson Avenue and Watts Drive.
Watts Drive will be closed just west of the new parking lot entrance at 1:45 p.m. for about 30 minutes.
Dallas Street will be closed at Watts Drive for approximately the same 30 minutes.
Main Street will be closed from Summers Street to Watts Drive from noon to 10 p.m.
Here is the event timeline:
11 a.m. Parade load-in begins
Noon. Main Street event area closed
12:30 p.m. Vendor/sponsor load-in begins
1:30 p.m. Parade load-in complete
2 p.m. Parade begins
2:30 p.m. Vendor/sponsor load-in complete
3 p.m. Day with Santa activities begin
5:30 p.m. Parade awards
5:45 p.m. Pre-lighting of the Tree performance
6 p.m. Lighting of the Tree
7 p.m. Event ends – vendor/sponsor load-out and breakdown begins