Hundreds attend 30th annual Christmas Festival in Slaughter - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Hundreds attend 30th annual Christmas Festival in Slaughter

WAFB's Cheryl Mercedes was the Grand Marshal for the parade (Source: WAFB) WAFB's Cheryl Mercedes was the Grand Marshal for the parade (Source: WAFB)
SLAUGHTER, LA (WAFB) -

On Saturday, the Town of Slaughter held its 30th annual Christmas Festival. Hundreds of people were treated to arts and crafts, games, food, and entertainment by the Angola Prison Band.

The Slaughter Fire Department sponsored a parade featuring Grand Marshal, WAFB News Anchor, Cheryl Mercedes; the East Feliciana High School Band; and local churches.

Residents of Grace Nursing Home were given a front row seat to the festivities.

The event wrapped with a colorful fireworks display.

Sponsors:

  • Lane Memorial Hospital
  • East Feliciana Sheriff Talmadge Bunch
  • Angola Prison Warden Burl Cain
  • Tri-Parish Co-op

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