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The Gaffer District Holds Annual Parade of Lights & Tree Lighting

CORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - The holiday season is officially underway. Corning's Gaffer District held the annual Parade of Lights on Market Street Saturday night.

18 News got a look at some of the floats; everyone from Mrs. Claus to the Grinch was there.

The annual Tree Lighting at Centerway Square took place after the parade.

"We saw it in the paper and we wanted to do something in the area that was local and Christmasy," Elmira resident Bethany Parisi said. "To see some beautiful lights and a nice parade and family event."

If you missed the Saturday night festivities, the Gaffer District is holding the 43rd Annual Sparkle Festival next Saturday, Dec. 2.


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