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It does not take long for towns to start decking the halls in time for the holidays after Thanksgiving.

And part of several towns' traditions are their own Christmas parades. We've compiled a list of local parades held throughout the season.

Friday, December 13

Dacusville Tree Lighting: 7 p.m.

Pickens Christmas Parade: 7 p.m. More info: http://www.cityofpickens.net/

Saturday, December 14

CANCELLED: Blacksburg Christmas Parade: 2 p.m.

CANCELLED: Boiling Springs Christmas Parade: 10 a.m.

POSTPONED: Dacusville Christmas Parade: 2 p.m. has been rescheduled for Sunday, Dec. 15: 3p.m.

Duncan Christmas Parade: 10 a.m.

POSTPONED: Fair Play Christmas Parade: 1 p.m. has been rescheduled for Sunday, Dec. 15: 2 p.m.

CANCELLED: Norris Christmas Parade: 11 a.m.

Pacolet Christmas Parade: 10 a.m.

CANCELLED: Piedmont Christmas Parade: 11 a.m.

CANCELLED: Reidville Christmas Parade: 3 p.m.

CANCELLED: Travelers Rest Christmas Parade: 10 a.m.

POSTPONED: Ware Shoals Christmas Parade: 11 a.m. - Rescheduled for Dec. 21

CANCELLED: The Hickory Tavern Parade in Laurens County: 5 p.m.

POSTPONED: Duncan Christmas Parade will be combined with Wellford's, Sunday Dec. 15: 2:00pm

Sunday Dec. 15

Gaffney Christmas Parade: Rescheduled from Saturday for Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

Liberty Christmas Parade: 3 p.m. More info at www.libertysc.com

Slater-Marietta Christmas Parade: Rescheduled for 3 p.m. after rained out on Dec. 8

West Union Christmas Parade: 5 p.m.

Dacusville Christmas Parade: Rescheduled from Saturday for Sunday at 3:00 p.m.

Fair Play Christmas Parade: Rescheduled from Saturday for Sunday at 2:00 p.m.

Duncan and Wellford will combined parades, 2:00 p.m. in Wellford

Thursday Dec. 19

Williamston Christmas Parade: 3:30 p.m.

Saturday Dec. 21

First Annual Anderson County Christmas Parade: 1 p.m. at the balloon launch area off Martin Luther King Road. More info at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Anderson-County-Christmas-Parade-First-Annual-2013/465125040275762

Ware Shoals Christmas Parade: 11 a.m. (rescheduled because of weather)

Previously held parades

Tuesday, Dec. 3: Clemson Christmas Parade

Thursday, Dec. 5: Landrum Christmas Parade, Westminster Christmas Parade, Oconee County Emergency Services & Westminster Fire Dept. Open House

Friday, Dec. 6: Keowee Marina's Christmas Boat Parade

Saturday, Dec. 7: Abbeville Christmas Parade, Belton Christmas Parade, Brevard Christmas Parade, Calhoun Falls Christmas Parade, Central Christmas Parade, Cowpens Christmas Parade, Easley Christmas Parade, Greenville Poinsettia Christmas Parade, Hendersonville Christmas Parade, Inman Christmas Parade, Laurens My Favorite Things Parade, Mauldin Christmas Parade, Pelzer/West Pelzer Christmas Parade, Six Mile Christmas Parade, Spindale-Rutherfordton Christmas Parade, Townville Christmas Parade, Walhalla Christmas Parade

Sunday, Dec. 8: City of Anderson's Christmas Parade was canceled and will not be rescheduled; Cratenville Christmas Parade, Greer Christmas Parade, Lowndesville Christmas Parade, Pendleton Christmas Parade, Prosperity Christmas Parade canceled; Salem Christmas Parade

Tuesday, Dec. 10: Spartanburg Christmas Parade

Wednesday, Dec. 11: Fountain Inn Christmas Parade

For more local holiday events in your area, visit http://events.foxcarolina.com

*If you see a parade missing from this list, email foxcarolinanews@foxcarolina.com with the parade date, time and info.

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