Casper welcomes holiday season with tree lighting and parade (PHOTOS)
CASPER, Wyo. – The 2019 holiday season is in full swing after the annual Community Christmas Tree lighting and the Downtown Christmas Parade on Saturday night.
The events took place in spite of a winter storm that dumped several inches of snow and closed all roads leading into and out of Casper the night before.
Revelers bundled up against the frigid temperatures and below-zero wind chills for the festivities.
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Like last year, the community tree is surrounded by an ice skating rink, which opened for the season on Friday.
Photos by Dan Cepeda, Oil City News