EMPORIA, KAN. – The Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce and Convention & Visitors Bureau would like to thank everyone who joined us and helped with this year’s 38th Annual Community Christmas Parade. We hope you all enjoyed the beautiful evening! Awards were given out for the best parade entries. The Parade Marshal Award went to Rollers. The Parade Committee Award went to Sacred Heart School. The Chamber Award went to the Emporia Police / SafeKids Emporia and the Mayor’s Award went to Emporia Symphony League. Thanks again to everyone for making it such a terrific evening!