Railroad Festival Parade featured 69 entries

One of the highlights of the annual Historic Appomattox Railroad Festival is the Railroad Festival Parade. The parade on Saturday morning, Oct. 9, featured 69 entries, including a large contingent of Jeeps.

Also participating in the parade were local community groups, businesses, agricultural enterprises, school groups, church groups, sports teams, local political leaders and candidates, first responder vehicles, classic cars, vintage tractors, and Little Miss Railroad Festival Pageant winners.

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