‘Light up Baraga County’ shines

THE TREADEAU’S–were just one of the families who registered and decorated a float for the‘Light up Baraga County’ parade held at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11. Photo by Tracey Barrett.

by Melissa Newland
Baraga County was ‘lit up’ this past Saturday with a full day of events as family, friends and community members gathered to celebrate ‘Light Up Baraga County’ with holiday cheer, a visit from Santa, caroling, a parade and a bonfire along with the lighting of the Christmas  tree. Approximately 25 entrants registered floats, according to the Baraga County  Convention & Visitor’s Bureau Barb McEwen. “It was all around amazing,” said McEwen.  “The crowd turnout, the volunteers and the community all made it so special”. To read more, subscribe to the L’Anse Sentinel online, or buy a print copy at our local retailers.