Santa Parade 2018: Line-up Announced For This Weekend

Santa Parade 2018
Live! – Downtown Scranton
Saturday, November 17th
9:30am
WNEP-TV / WNEP.com

Everybody loves a parade, especially one that announces the beginning of the Holiday Season!  WNEP-TV brings you the color and pageantry of the Santa Parade – Live from Downtown Scranton.  The broadcast, beginning at 9:30am on Saturday, November 17th, features bands, marching units, floats and the Jolly Ol’ Elf himself.  Newswatch 16’s Sharla McBride, Scott Schaffer, and Ryan Leckey have the play-by-play and street covered.  We hope to see you there or enjoy the parade from the comfort of your own home.

The Santa Parade 2018 is brought to you in part by:  Jack Williams Tire and Auto Service Centers, and Mt. Airy Casino Resort.

Join the WNEP-TV Team for this holiday exclusive!  The Santa Parade Broadcast is brought to you in part by:  your local Honda dealers.

Here is the Santa Parade Line-up (subject to change)

 Saturday – November 17, 2018
Santa Parade Line-Up
Ballet Theater of Scranton:    March of the Wooden Soldiers
Scranton High School Knight Rhythms (chorus)
Division 1 Sponsor: Mount Airy
Div/Pos Name of Unit
1-1 Scranton Police
1-2 Grand Marshall
1-3 Grand Marshall – Tunkhannock Softball Team
1-4 Mt. Airy Casino Resort Banner
1-5 Mt. Airy LG Balloon – Twinkles the Snowman
1-6 Scranton High Band
1-7 Elected Officials
1-8 Lackawanna Co. Challenger Little League
1-9 Double R. Twirlettes
1-10 Junior League of Scranton
1-11 Griffin Pond Animal Shelter Volunteers
1-12 Marywood University Dance Team
1-13 Gift of Life Donor Program
1-14 WB/Scranton International Airport
1-15 PNC – Banner
1-16 Sherry’s Royalettes
1-17 SWB Railriders
1-18 Salvation Army
1-19 Cookie Sprinkleton
1-20 Creative Performing Arts Academy of NEPA
Division 2 Sponsor: Commonwealth Health
Div/Pos Name of Unit
2-1 Commonwealth Health Banner
2-2 Commonwealth Health
2-3 Commonwealth Health – Balloon – Dapper Dan Penguin
2-4 Cub Scout Pack 419
2-5 Electric City Trolley Museum
2-6 Peoples Security Bank & Trust – Banner
2-7 Arabesque Dance
2-8 Tom Hesser – Banner
2-9 Tom Hesser
2-10 Chamberlin & Reinheimer Banner
2-11 Lakeland High School Marching Band
2-12 Lakeland High School Drill Team
2-13 Liberty Tax
2-14 Lynnette’s Twirlerettes
2-15 CIGNA
2-16 Scranton Civic Ballet
2-17 Penn State
2-18  BMC Banner
2-19 BMC
2-20 Occhipinti Dance
2-21 TGIFridays
2-22 Fortis Institute of Scranton (Dental)
2-23 Entercomm Communications – Banner
2-24 Entercomm Communications
Division 3 Sponsor: Weis Markets
Div/Pos Name of Unit
3-1 Weis – Banner
3-2 Weis Markets
3-3  Boscov’s Banner
3-4 Riverside Band
3-5 Girl Scouts in the Heart of PA – Troop 50260
3-6 WNEP-TV – Banner
3-7 WNEP-TV Vehicles
3-8 Valley View Cheer
3-9 Lacka. County Library System – Bookmobile
3-10 Knoebels Amusement Resort
3-11 Boy Scouts of Hickory Street Presbyterian Church
3-12 NEPA Pageant Scholarship
3-13 Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple
3-14 City of Scranton – Banner
3-15 Mondelez International
3-16 Cumulus Wilkes Barre – Banner
3-17 Cumulus Wilkes-Barre (Magic 93, 97 BHT, Nash 93.7)
3-18 Northeast Military Vehicles
3-19 Holy Cross High School Cheerleaders
3-20 Your Favorite Ninja Turtle
3-21 Dunbar’s Evergreen Landscaping
3-22 Dave Ragnacci Dance
Division 4 Sponsor: Planet Fitness
Div/Pos Name of Unit
4-1 Planet Fitness – Banner
4-2 Planet Fitness
4-3 Five Star Dance Academy
4-4 Knights of Columbus
4-5 Boy Scout Troop and Cub Scout Pack 375 – Duryea
4-6 Penn Dixie
4-7 Young’s Funny Farm
4-8 Peckville Assembly of God
4-9 Marywood Cheerleaders
4-10 Pocono Sign Company
4-11 Discovery MI Preschool
4-12 PPL Electric
4-13 Tracey’s Academy of Dance
4-14 Saber Healthcare
4-15 Red Cross
4-16 Lackawanna College Cheer
4-17 Net FCU
4-18 Green Ridge Assembly of God
4-19 Times Shamrock – Banner
4-20 Times Shamrock Vehicles
Division 5 Sponsor: Jack Williams Tire & Auto
Div/Pos Name of Unit
5-1 Jack Williams Banner
5-2 Jack Williams
5-3 Jack Williams – Balloon – Santa with Ornament
5-4 Creative Performing Arts Academy of NEPA
5-5 Jermyn Borough
5-6 Scranton Fire Dept Banner
5-7 Scranton Fire Department
5-8 West Scranton Band and Cheerleaders
5-9 Scranton Parade Inc.
5-10 Brookvalley Farms – Santa & Mrs. Claus w/ Santa’s Helpers