Santa Claus Parade route announced

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Santa Claus Parade Route

Christmas Eve

7:30 a.m. — Meet at Elk’s Club-Lower Woodville Road

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8 a.m. — Leave Elk’s Club to pick up Santa

8:15 a.m. — Pick up Santa at home of Jeff Burkhalter, on Arlington Avenue

8:25 a.m. — Leave with Santa; entourage begins headed to 61 North to:

4Mount Carmel subdivision right onto Mount Carmel, loop back to Morgantown Road and right to OAKLAND SUBDIVISION right and bear right on Oakland loop back to Morgantown Road and right to BROOKLYN SUBDIVISION.

Left on Second Street (at Morgantown Baptist Church.) Through stop sign to Brooklyn. Turn left on Brooklyn to Magnolia Avenue. Right on Magnolia, loop back to Brooklyn, left on Brooklyn to Brookfield and BROOKFIELD SUBDIVISION.

Brookfield to Horseshoe, loop back to Brookfield, right to Morgantown Road, right to U.S. 61 and right toward MONTEBELLO SUBDIVISION.

Left on Sherwood to Westwood, turn right on Westwood to Maplewood, turn left on Maplewood to Eastwood to Ridgewood. Turn left on Ridgewood to Kenwood, turn left on Kenwood to Englewood, turn right on Englewood to Westwood, turn right on Westwood back towards Ridgewood. Turn left on Ridgewood to South Shields.

Turn right on South Shields to Eastbrook to EASTBROOK SUBDIVISION.

Eastbrook and right on Holly Drive to Eastbrook again and Right to John Glenn Drive to WESTOVER SUBDIVISION.

Left on John Glenn Avenue to Earhart to left on Lindbergh then right on Margaret Avenue to Liberty Road and left on Liberty Road to 71 Homochitto St.

49:15 a.m. — Stop No. 1 at home of Doug and Regina Charboneau. Private party, by invitation only.

Depart at 9:45 a.m.

South on Homochitto to Lower Woodville across John R. Junkin to left on Briarwood.


Left on Briarwood to left onto Tanglewood to Rollingwood then left on Briarwood to left on Highland.


Right onto Pecanway to Woodville turn left on Woodville go across Highland and continue on Woodville to McGregor turn left on McGregor to Pecanway, turn left on Pecanway to Highland. Turn right on 61 on to Stop No. 2.

410:15 a.m. — Stop No. 2 at Beau Pré Country Club; hosts are, Dr. and Mrs. Ed Daly, Mr. and Mrs. Sim Mosby, Mr. and Mrs. Dan Thibodeaux, Mr. and Mrs. Todd Carpenter, Mr. and Mrs. Brad Yarbrough, Dr. and Mrs. Blane Mire. Private party, by invitation only.

Depart at 10:45 a.m.

Leave Beau Pré and travel 61 North to Trees Subdivision.


Turn right onto Live Oak, go to Pecanwood, turn right on Pecanwood, make the loop around Pecanwood back to Live Oak. Turn right on Live Oak, turn left on Old Prentiss Highway turn north (right) on 61 and proceed to Jeff Davis


Right on Jeff Davis to South Meadow to Forrest, left on Forest to South Temple, left on South Temple to Jeff Davis across Jeff Davis to North Temple, follow around to North Meadow to Jeff Davis. Left onto Jeff Davis to left on Mansfield to right on Melrose-Montebello Parkway to left on Arrowhead to left on Creekbend to left on Eastwood (Edgewood) right on Oakwood to left on Crestwood, to left on Shadow Lane to right on Melrose-Montebello Parkway cross Seargent S. Prentiss Drive, to Melrose to left on Ratcliff Place to right on Auburn to left on Winchester to right on Homochitto to Braden School

411:20 a.m. — BRADEN SCHOOL AUDITORIUM for Children’s Christmas Tree Fund giveaway. Leave approximately noon, Homochitto Street, left to Martin Luther King Jr. Street, and right to Main Street and left to Canal and right to Franklin.

412:15 p.m. — Private lunch

41 p.m. — Leave Convention Center and turn left on Pearl Street. Pearl Street to Oak Street. Stop at Guardian Shelter then Oak to Myrtle. Right to Elm Street. Right on Elm Street to Union Street. Right on Union to Natchez Children’s Home.

41:15 p.m. — NATCHEZ CHILDREN’S HOME – 806 N. Union St.; Santa to entertain.

42 p.m. — Depart Children’s Home to right on B Street to left on North Commerce, left to Orleans Street to 708 Orleans.

42:10 p.m. — Stop No. 3; hosts are Mr. and Mrs. Bradley Harrison Mr. and Mrs. Terry Trovato, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Taylor, Mr. and Mrs. Mike Gemmell. Private party, by invitation only.

42:40 p.m. — OAKHURST SUBDIVISION; leave: 708 Orleans St., and proceed to left to Martin Luther King Jr. Street to right on State Street to left on Old Pond to left on Somerset to left on Bayou Lane to right on Oakhurst and exit back out Old Pond, crossover the intersection onto North Shields Lane. Continue to Wood Avenue turning right at Wood Avenue into the Roselawn subdivision. ROSELAWN SUBDIVISION

Turn right at Miller and Roselawn, follow Itasca around back to Roselawn, crossover Roselawn onto Miller, follow Miller around back onto Roselawn, follow Roselawn to North Circle, loop back to Roselawn, crossover Roselawn to South Circle, make loop back to Roselawn, turn left to Melrose, turn left and follow Melrose to Seargent S. Prentiss Drive. Turn right on Seargent S. Prentiss to John R. Junkin Drive. Turn right on John R. Junkin Drive to Glenwood.

43:10 p.m. — Stop No. 4; hosts are Kevin and April Colbert, Glenwood Drive. Private party, by invitation only.