Ethan Garrett – WRGA Digital News Editor & Video Reporter
On Tuesday night a large crowd gathered downtown to celebrate the beginning of the 2021 holiday season with the annual Rome Christmas parade.
Rome’s Christmas parade has continued to be one of the oldest and largest in Georgia and has delighted citizens of Rome and Northwest Georgia for over 60 years.
Here is a list of the winners:
Best in Parade – Pridemore and Cox Orthodonics
1st Place – Floyd Republican Party
2nd Place – Bloomin T’s Boutique
3rd Place – Coosa Valley Credit Union
4th Place – Floyd Home Health Care
5th Place – Pruitt Hospice
6th Place – McClain Sealock Post 136 of the American Legion
1st Place – Reach for the Stars Day Care
2nd Place – American Heritage Girls
3rd Place – Model Blue Devils Junior Peewee Football Team
4th Place – Georgia School for the Deaf
5th Place – Tumble Time Gymnastics
6th Place – Little Creek Baptist Church
*For more on this event, please see the WRGA News Video located above!