Mason, New Haven Christmas parades postponed

By Mindy Kearns - Special to the Register

BEND AREA — Christmas parades in the towns of New Haven and Mason have been postponed from Saturday until Dec. 8, due to the impending weather forecast calling for rain.

The New Haven parade will begin at 11 a.m. on Dec. 8, while the Mason parade will begin at noon, according to town officials.

The New Haven Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary Christmas Craft Show will remain as scheduled, this Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Santa will visit children at the fire station at noon. Kids are invited to bring their wish letters to give to Santa personally, and also bring a canned food item to be donated to the Bend Area Food Pantry.

In Mason, Santa will visit the children following the parade at the town hall.

By Mindy Kearns

Special to the Register