The 2016 Piedmont Christmas parade will be held this Saturday, December 10th at 11 am. Grand Marshal will be Rachel Wyatt, 1st Runner Up in the recent Miss America Pageant and 2016 Miss South Carolina.
Wyatt, from Piedmont, is a graduate of Wren High School and attends Clemson University. Wyatt was also Miss SC Teen and Miss America’s Outstanding Teen 2013. She competed in the Miss America Pageant September 11, 2016 in Atlantic City as Miss South Carolina where she was named First Runner Up. Her platform is Enriching the Lives of Special Needs Adults.
Clubs, cars, bands, floats, groups, businesses, churches are all welcome to participate in the Piedmont Parade. Anyone interested in entering a display in the parade should contact Kathy Hand (864-607-2702), Maxie Freeman (864-569-4364) or Paige Crawford (864-567-5390) for entry forms. Interested participants can also pick up forms at the Piedmont Fire Department. Late entry fee will be $20.