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Sidney kicks off Christmas season


Don Ogle / Sun-Telegraph Editor

Santa Claus capped off Sidney's Parade of Lights Saturday, bringing smiles to young and old before he officially lit the Christmas tree at Hickory Square, then visited with boys and girls who shared their Christmas gift wishes.

Sidney residents braved the cold temperatures Saturday to kick off the Christmas season with a day full of events provided by the Cheyenne County Chamber or Commerce.

Saturday's events began with the arrival of the Miniature Union Pacific Train, the tiny train gave rides to children and adults in Hickory Square.

Keeping train passengers warm, Membership Director Sandy Goble said the Friends of the Sidney Library were serving hot cocoa during the rides.

Train rides wrapped up just before the Parade of Lights and Christmas Kick off got underway in downtown Sidney.

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