The last Saturday of November, Branford residents lined the Green for the annual parade, excited to officially welcome the holiday season. Editor was there, outside of . Antique cars and tractors brought an element of history to the parade, while a float featuring reminded us of ways that modern pop culture impacts the community. The lighting of the tree capped off the evening to the satisfaction of the crowd.
But when did this holiday tradition start in Branford? That's our question this week – and we'd love to hear your stories of early memories you have of the holiday parade and tree lighting!