Catch Holiday Caravan on radio, TV

  • Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2013 12:35 a.m.

SALISBURY — If you can’t attend the Holiday Caravan Parade on Wednesday, you can listen in to radio coverage or watch the festivities on TV.

Newsradio WSTP will once again broadcast the parade live, just as the station has every year since 1959.


Kent Bernhardt and Howard Platt will paint a picture for the radio audience on 1490 WSTP. The station will replay the broadcast starting at 8 a.m. Thanksgiving morning on Newsradio WSTP, as well as on www.1490WSTP.com.

Fibrant subscribers can watch the parade on TV.

The Holiday Caravan Parade will air live at 3 p.m. Wednesday on Fibrant channel 17, with Buddy Poole and Caron Meyers providing commentary. Video of the parade will play in rotation on Fibrant 17 after the event.

The parade starts at 2 p.m. in Spencer and continues at 3 p.m. in Salisbury. The parade will go on rain or shine, with 146 entries including 20 professional floats.

Bands and dance groups will stop and perform for 90 seconds in front of the judging area in Spencer and at the reserved seating area in Salisbury at the corner of North Main and Liberty streets.

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