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2020 Christmas Lights Parade in Abilene canceled

The parade will return Nov. 30, 2021.

ABILENE, Texas — The annual FOX West Texas Christmas Lights Parade, held in Abilene, has been canceled for 2020 because of COVID-19.

Every effort was made to go forward with the parade; however, with thousands of people in attendance annually, as well as hundreds of participants, it was determined the health and safety of both participants and spectators is the primary concern.

FOX West Texas looks forward to continuing serving the communities in the Big Country, and showcasing the businesses, schools and community members in the future.

The FOX West Texas Christmas Lights Parade will be back Nov. 30, 2021.

(Video from the 2019 Christmas Lights Parade)