Thursday, December 10, 2009
What Does The Granada Hills Holiday Parade Have In Common With The Hollywood Christmas Parade?
In this morning's Los Angeles Times, an article that could easily be describing the Granada Hills Holiday Parade, but was actually about the Hollywood Christmas Parade, spoke admiringly of the parade's "down-home charm."
"There is a certain magic in turning a street from its usual traffic. It promises something special, a departure from daily business: a holiday, a party....
"Apart from sitting city officials, it relies on second- and third-tier celebrities to fill the slowly driven classic convertibles that alternate with the marching bands, big balloons, equestrian troops and floats."
Read the full article here.