Sandy Springs is holding its inaugural holiday parade on Dec. 8, 2019. (Courtesy of Sandy Springs)
Photo: Courtesy of Sandy Springs
Photo: Courtesy of Sandy Springs

Sandy Springs to hold inaugural holiday parade

Teenage city Sandy Springs is set to have another first.

The city, incorporated in 2005, is holding its inaugural Sparkle Sandy Springs Holiday Parade at 4 p.m. on Dec. 8, which is a Sunday.

There will be a Christmas tree lighting and food trucks along with hot chocolate and cookies to keep folks warm before the parade begins at 5:30 p.m.

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Here's a parking map for the Dec. 8, 2019 holiday celebration in Sandy Springs. (Courtesy of Sandy Springs)
Photo: Courtesy of Sandy Springs

The parade starts at the Heritage water tower and will head down Mount Vernon Highway, ending with a tree lighting at City Springs.

“Sparkle Sandy Springs features a holiday village of artfully displayed six-foot-tall wooden houses painted in holiday themes and adorned with lights creating a magical, walkable light display,” the city said.

The downtown display will be up the whole holiday season. 

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