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Wagon Rides begin tomorrow!

BUCKHANNON, WV: Tomorrow evening, December 1, hop aboard the first round of the City’s Winter Wonderland Wagon Rides! The festive holiday wagons will be running continuously from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. from Jawbone Park, with each ride lasting approximately 20 minutes. Reservations are not needed, just show up dressed warmly (bring a blanket if you like!), and prepare to sit back and enjoy a ride through downtown Buckhannon featuring some beautifully decorated homes and businesses.

A donation of $3-5 is appreciated: all funds raised will go to the Zach Post Memorial Food Drive, benefiting the Upshur County Parish House and the Buckhannon Salvation Army.

Tomorrow’s loop will feature the Wesleyan Chapel loop and College Avenue. Here are the streets that will be traversed on the 1st and 15th:

From Jawbone Park, go west on Friendly Way, turn north on Kanawha, east on Main, E. Main to College, southwest on College, northwest on Sedgwick, southwest on Lightburn, southeast on Meade to Camden, north on Camden turning in the Wesleyan Chapel loop, south on Camden to Florida, north on Florida, and returning to Jawbone Park.

On December 8 and 22, the wagons will feature Main & Kanawha Streets, and will follow this route:

From Jawbone Park, go north on Spring, west on Main, north on Locust, east on Huffman Ln, north on Kanawha, around Willard Way, south on Spring, east on Main, south on Florida, west on Lincoln, south on Smithfield, west on College, south on Ritchie, south on Camden, north on Marion, continue north on Kanawha, east on Madison, north on Florida, and return to Jawbone Park.

If you are on either of the routes, please consider decorating to show off your holiday spirit. We will announce a winning home or business each week!

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