Lyndon’s frosty parade features Santa and Old Man Winter

Santa Claus was the honored guest of Lyndon’s Winter Festival parade Saturday morning as bundled up spectators braved a bone-chilling breeze and temperatures in the teens.

 

Best Floats: 

  • 1. Student Council
  • 2. Mt. Pleasant Community Church
  • 3. Awanas Club
  • 4. Community Business Women
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First place float – Lyndon School Student Council

Parade Winners

  • Best Musical Act/Band: Lyndon Pep Band
  • Best Business Entry: Lyndon State Bank
  • Best Equestrian: Santa Claus
  • Best Faith Based: Baptist Church
  • Mayor’s Choice, Most Spirited: Lyndon Cub Scout Pack 107
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Lyndon Pep Band – best musical performance.

Road Race Winners

  1.  Overall, Chris Dunn, 17, 19:38
  2.  Overall, Richard Burns, 46, 25:59
  3. Overall, Stephen Spinks, 18, 29:47
  1. Female Overall, Helen Ramsey, 47, 31:04
  2. Female Overall, Camille Massey, 17, 32:00
  3. Female Overall, Chelsea Sprecker, 26, 33:16

Reindeer Raffle

  • Citizen State Bank Gift Basket – Kami Simmons
  • Nascar Bean Bag from Feltner’s Floors and Furnitures – Trey Bazil
  • $20 Gift Card from Leroy’s – Josh Shepard
  • iPad Mini – Jan Williams
  • $20 Gift Card from Leroy’s – Greg Stout
  • $20 Gift Card from Sugar Pete – Xandria VanWinkle
  • $20 Gift Card from Buzzards – Lauren Volkman
  • $100 Gift Card to Walmart – Tanner Moon
  • $40 Gift Card to Lyndon Building Materials – Jennifer VanWinkle
  • Emporia State University Gift Basket – Abby Stout
  • $20 Gift Card from Buzzards – Jennifer VanWinkle
  • $20 Gift Card from Bill & Ellie’s EZ Rock Café – Allie Kneisler
  • Shear Perfection Gift Bag – Kali Moon
  • Lyndon Carnegie Library Gift Basket with Nook – Rylee Moon
  • $40 Gift Card to As Good as New – Tami Reece
  • $20 Gift Card from Sugar Pete – Linda Massey
  • $20 Gift Card from Bill & Ellie’s EZ Rock Café – Brittany VanWinkle
  • $40 Gift Card to Lyndon Floral – Lauren Volkman
  • $20 Gift Card from Caffé Thyme – Melissa Findley
  • Wine Cellar Gifts & Antiques Holiday Collectible – Jeremy Volkman
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Lyndon State Bank – best business parade entry.

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Mt. Pleasant Community Church – second place float.

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Two cold sign carriers lead the Lyndon First Baptist Church’s decorated truck down Topeka Avenue Saturday. The church had the best faith-based entry.

See more photos of Lyndon Winter Festival here.

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