The 2013 42nd Annual Richardson Christmas Parade is currently planned to take place as scheduled this Saturday at 9:00 a.m. on its northbound route along Plano Road between Belt Line and Apollo Roads in Richardson.
Organizers of the parade are working with Richardson’s Emergency Management team to monitor winter weather conditions forecasted to impact the North Texas area this weekend and will make decisions on cancellation based on changes in the forecast or current weather conditions.
Anyone wishing to find information in the event of a cancellation of the parade can visit the following web sites or call the number below:
- Visit the City’s internet homepage at www.cor.net;
- Visit the Christmas Parade web page at www.cor.net/christmasparade;
- Call 972-744-4301 and choose option 4.
In the event of the cancellation of the parade, the City will also send out an e-notification to members signed up to receive the Week in Review News and Notification e-mail blast. People can sign-up for the e-notification list at www.cor.net/notifications.
Parade officials will make every effort to create and provide a safe and enjoyable parade if the impending storm is less severe than expected and the opportunity to conduct the parade presents itself.
Cancellation of the parade is not taken lightly, and would be due to safety concerns of participants and spectators.