Santa arrived in Middleport by horse and carriage during Saturday’s annual Christmas parade.
The Meigs Marching Band played Christmas songs as they traveled the parade route through town.
American Legion Post 128 carried the American Flag in the parade.
Several Girl Scouts participated in the Middleport Christmas parade.
Members of the Meigs Marching Band flag corp march in the parade on Saturday.
Fire trucks from Middleport, Pomeroy and Rutland participated in the parade.
Several people enjoyed cookies and hot chocolate prior to the parade.
Members of the community band provided music in the park before the tree lighting and the parade.
The Boy Scouts took part in the annual parade.
Several people enjoyed carriage rides through Middleport prior to Saturday’s parade.
Shoppers browsed through items of the nearly 20 vendors on Saturday at the Middleport Christmas Market held at the Riverbend Arts Council.
Kids lined up to sit on Santa’s lap at the Riverbend Arts Council following the parade on Saturday.
Students from Mid Valley Christian School walked in the parade.
MIDDLEPORT — People of all ages lined the streets of Middleport on Saturday for the annual Christmas parade and festivities.
The Middleport Community Association — who organizes the annual event — hosted a Christmas market, tree lighting, carriage rides, parade and a visit from Santa on Saturday.
The Christmas Market, now in its second year, saw an increase in vendors and shoppers during the day on Saturday.
Following the parade kids of all ages lined up to visit Santa at the Riverbend Arts Council.