Mount Jackson Christmas Parade

Stonewall Jackson High School band members march during Mount Jackson's annual Christmas Parade held Saturday afternoon. The event, which is sponsored by the town, featured 56 units. A tree lighting ceremony followed the parade. Rich Cooley/Daily
Santa and Mrs. Claus wave to the crowd. Rich Cooley/Daily
Garrett Custer, 11, of Mount Jackson, hands out gifts from Shenandoah County Truck Stop Ministry and Brighter Days Bible Church. Rich Cooley/Daily
Smokey Bear waves from the top of a vintage U.S. Forest Service truck. Rich Cooley/Daily
Mount Jackson and New Market Little League girls wave during Mount Jackson's annual Christmas Parade. Rich Cooley/Daily
Buddy, a Rotweiler owned by Beck Stover of Mount Jackson, watches the Christmas parade. Rich Cooley/Daily