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It’s bigger, better for this year’s Bakersfield Christmas Parade | Entertainment
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It’s bigger, better for this year’s Bakersfield Christmas Parade | Entertainment

The upcoming Bakersfield Christmas Parade is shaping up to be far bigger than last year's.The Dec. 1 event's theme sets the tone with "A Hometown Christmas for over 40 Years," offering the 32 float entries a concept they can interpret through their entries.One of the most heard comments last year was the small number of participating local school bands. This year, the school music programs are up and running and the bands are back.There are 15 participating schools, everything from elementary through high school, and the Bakersfield College drum line, which will escort Santa down the route at the parade's end.Parade watchers can expect the unexpected with i...