1000’s of individuals lined the streets Sunday evening to look at the 91st annual Hollywood Christmas Parade make its manner by way of Tinseltown and finish with a really particular go to from Santa Claus and his reindeer.
The festivities, which profit the Marine’s Toys for Tots charity, kicked off at 6 p.m. with the 3-mile route getting underway at Hollywood Boulevard and Orange Road, then touring south on Vine Road to Sundown Boulevard and again to Orange Road.
In all, some 5,000 parade contributors took half within the occasion, together with 90 celebrities, 14 parade performers, 10 bands, 39 vehicles from motion pictures, three floats and 6 four-story-high character balloons.
The Grand Marshal of this yr’s parade was Retired U.S. Military Col. Paris D. Davis, who was awarded the Medal of Honor in March, some 60 years after being nominated for his heroism within the Vietnam Battle, Metropolis Information Service reported.
Among the many different celebrities and dignitaries on the parade have been L.A. Mayor Karen Bass, singers Paula Abdul and Dwight Yoakum, the pop group Aly & AJ, in addition to actors Brandon Routh, Ming-Nw Wen, Denise Richards, Chris Kattan and Craig Robinson.
When you missed the parade, you may watch it in its entirety on KTLA 5 on Friday, Dec. 15.