The 15-member Board of Directors for the Country Fair White Elephant Parade voted unanimously on Monday to cancel the parade until at least 2024, and possibly forever.

According to the board president, closing the White Elephant Parade will allow the organization to pump more money into the community.

For more information, read this article by Dan Shearer.

The annual parade, which drew thousands of people, has been a community staple since it launched in 1964.

How do you feel about the cancellation of the White Elephant Parade, and do you have fond memories of attending the event?

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