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Dickens of a Christmas - Roanoke Christmas Parade

Be a part of the memories for the Roanoke Valley's premiere holiday celebration, The Roanoke Times Dickens of a Christmas! Celebrating its 36th anniversary, Dickens occurs on the first three Fridays in December. This free, family-friendly event happens annually in Downtown Roanoke and includes favorites like roasted chestnuts, carriage rides, street performers, Amtrak's Kids Zone and more! 


Friday, December 14, 6:00pm - 10:00pm - featuring the City of Roanoke Christmas Parade at 7:30pm (later start due to Franklin Rd bridge construction)

To learn more, visit https://www.downtownroanoke.org/events/signature-events/dickens-of-a-christmas

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