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The Watts Christmas Parade
By Staff

Dec. 2

The Watts Christmas Parade returns Saturday, December 2, to usher in the holiday season. With legendary Watts raised singing group “The Sylvers” serving as Grand Marshall, the procession starts at 12 noon in front of the Watts Labor Community Action Center (WLCAC) 10950 S. Central Ave., proceeds down Central and ends at Markham Middle School, 104th and Grandee. The Grandstand is setup in front of Grant AME Church on 104th and Central Avenue. Entering its 52nd year, the festive celebration has entertained thousands of viewers along its route and remains a venerable institution and cultural icon in the Watts/Willowbrook community. Sponsors and supporters of the “51st Annual Watts Christmas Parade” include, the City of Los Angeles, SEIU Local 99, Watts HealthCare Health Inc., Macedonia Baptist Church, Charles Drew University School of Medicine and WLCAC. For more Information call (323) 563-3629.

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