3-4 volunteers needed. Duties include organize drop-off and pick-up of children from the specified area. Verifies each float has a child representative present to organize and watch their children as they arrive. Child representative is responsible for making sure children get to their designated float. These positions also direct Dignitaries, Band and Santa to the proper line up location. After the Parade begins these volunteers stay in the area as to assist when the floats return to drop off children.
2018 marks the first year that Jingle Fest will be held in Forsyth, Georgia. The festival is welcomed with the annual Hometown Holidays Parade that was introduced in 1989, and takes place on the first Thursday following Thanksgiving. The Saturday following the parade, participants of the 1st Jingle Jog 5K will hit the streets of Forsyth. Runners will have the opportunity to be amazed by seasonal decorations and lights, while dressed up in festive gear, and then drink hot cocoa at the finish line. That Saturday only, Secret Santa’s Workshop will open to shoppers who can pick up holiday décor, unique finds for the kids, or a gift for that special someone from vendors and local businesses.