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Holiday spirit and hometown pride was on full display at this year’s Pleasant Hope Christmas parade Saturday, Dec. 7.
Jan Richner and Donna Gaynor with O’Bannon Bank share a smile, a wave and handfuls of candy with parade goers.
Pleasant Hope’s Miss Merry Christmas Autumn Miller waves to the crowd.
Brianna Giffin, Tammy Davis and Jesse Giffin are all smiles as they ride in the Pleasant Hope Friends of Down Syndrome float.
Diesel Tyson watches eagerly for the next float.
Axle Tyson enjoys a sucker during Saturday’s parade.
People walking with the Polk County Health Center parade smile at the crowd lining Rt. H Saturday afternoon.
Pleasant Hope Pirate Power Band's color guard starts off the parade in style.
Pleasant Hope's Pirate Power Band plays "Frosty the Snowman" during Saturday's parade.
One family fills a float for the Christmas parade.
Stacy Burdette is all smiles as she walks down Rt. H in the parade.
One girl smiles from the Shepherd's Way float.
Whitney Grove with the Pharmacy @ Pleasant Hope waves to the crowd while pulling a float with a tractor.
People wave and smile from the Pharmacy @ Pleasant Hope float.
Morrisville Fire Protection District shows off its Christmas spirit in a decorated firetruck.
Springfield Catholic High School's Kilties pull out all the stops.
One of Santa’s little helpers takes a serious look down the parade route.
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