Jambalaya Festival Association Christmas Parade rolling Dec. 14

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

The 2014 JFA Christmas Parade with the theme, “Santa’s Workshop,” will take place Sunday, December 14 at 2 p.m. The parade will take place along Burnside Avenue in Gonzales.

Parade celebrations will showcase a wide variety of decorated floats featuring several Parish dignitaries, Christmas music, local elementary and high school bands, dance teams, and the 2014 Jambalaya Queens.

JFA President, Wally Taillon, along with Parade Committee Members are excited to announce the Grand Marshal for the 2014 Christmas Parade will be Ascension Parish President, Tommy Martinez.

If you’d like to be a part of this growing parade tradition, downloadable forms are now available on the Jambalaya Festival Website,

The Christmas Parade Committee would like to stress the final date to turn in applications will on December 1, 2014. Any late applications will require the addition of a late fee.

Please visit the website for more information and direct any questions to