Holiday Parade Brings Big Seasonal Celebration

Santa arrived in Wellington aboard a pink fire truck! (L-R) Keri Armand Chicano, Sky Marchese, Luke Zeller, Mrs. Claus (Maggie Zeller) and Santa Claus (Mark Candreva).

After a year off due to the pandemic, the annual Wellington Holiday Parade, produced by the Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce with support from the Village of Wellington, returned to its traditional route down Forest Hill Blvd. on Sunday, Dec. 12. The parade featured dozens of entries as crowds watched from the sidelines getting into the holiday spirit. The winning floats were: Best Decorated Vehicle – Wellington Wizards Rugby Club; Best Adult Float – Wellington Regional Medical Center; Best Band – Royal Palm Beach High School Wildcats Band; Best Performing Group – Dance Theatre at Wellington Green; Best Juvenile Float – Wellington Allstars; and Best Marching Group – Cats Gymnastics.