New Madrid is hosting an old fashioned Christmas this weekend. On Friday and Saturday evenings you can take in the Christmas light driving tour from 6 – 8:30. Executive Director of the Chamber of Commerce, Christina McWaters says don’t’ miss the Hunter-Dawson State Historic site, Higgerson School, New Madrid Historical Museum, and the River Walk Gallery as they are free of charge during those times. She tells KZIM KSIM it’s rather like taking a step back in time!
The Third annual Christmas Parade is at 3 Saturday afternoon followed by Santa’s Village from 4 – 6p.m. Local author Christy M. Jones will be signing copies of her book “The Stranger in the Rain” . For information or driving directions call 573 748 5300