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2021 Cortana Kiwanis Christmas Parade


Thank you for watching the 70th Annual Cortana Kiwanis Downtown Baton Rouge Christmas Parade presented by Coca Cola Bottling of Baton Rouge.

Organized by the Cortana Kiwanis Club in Baton Rouge, LA

Thank you to our Broadcast Sponsors:
Yurview Louisiana
WAFB-TV Channel 9

Thank you to our Diamond Level Sponsors:
Baton Rouge Community College
Baton Rouge Youth Coalition
Brave Heart Louisiana – Children in Need Inc.
Front Yard Bikes
Hancock Whitney
Holmes Building Materials
Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Health

Special Thanks to:
Cortana Kiwanis Christmas Parade Chair:
Heather Folks-Givens

Cortana Kiwanis President:
Tom Mackey

Television Broadcast Executive Producer:
Danny Fields

Producer, Yurview Louisiana:
Nils Breckoff

Director, Yurview Louisiana:
D. Ray Washington

Jay Grymes, WAFB – TV Channel 9
Liz Koh, WAFB – TV Channel 9

Bennie Robertson

Frank Hillyard

Sailor Jackson
Robert Stockdale
Allen Cutrer
Nolan Waguespack

Manager, Yurview Louisiana
Ashley Coleman

Media and Public Affairs Consultant:
Daniel J. Fields Consulting

Silver Sponsors:
Adrean’s Angels
Beyond Measures Healthcare, LLC
Comogo Floats
Cousin’s Corner, The Brand
Cristo Rey Baton Rouge Franciscan High School
D. R. Horton
Dawson Grey Real Estate and Cardinal Financial
Democracy Prep Baton Rouge
East Baton Rouge Library
Fearless Pursuit School of Dance
Life Tabernacle Church
McKinley High School
My Dream Affair Event Planning, LLC

Bronze Sponsors:
BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo
The Bug Man
Gerry Lane
Dr. Glenn Kidder
Greenoaks Memorial Park & Funeral Home
Guarantee Restoration Services
Heartland Payment Systems
Lucky Louie’s Truck Stop
Kingpin Autosports
Northpointe Bank
Provost, Salter, Harper & Alford
Spears Roofing
Xclusive Performing Arts Studio

Beaver Seeds - Get Out and Grow Spring Sasquatch 300x250

Additional Thanks to:
Baton Rouge City Police
Baton Rouge City Constable’s Office and DARE Program
Baton Rouge Corvette Club
Baton Rouge Fire Department
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Key Club
Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston-Broome
Campus Federal Credit Union
Capitol City Classics Auto Club
The City of Baton Rouge
Concordia Bank & Trust Co.
Cox Communications
East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Department and DARE Program
Guaranty Media
H&E Equipment
iHeart Media
Louisiana Art & Science Museum
Louisiana State Police
St. George Fire Department
United Rentals
WAFB-TV Channel 9
Waste Disposal Services, LLC
Yurview Louisiana

& all anonymous donors

Friends of Kiwanis:
Hannis T. Bourgeois CPAs & Business Advisors
Wanda & Gary Magee
Brenda Robbins

Grand Marshalls:
LSU Mascot, Mike the Tiger
Officer Levi (Levi Russell)
Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry

Marching Bands, Dance Teams, and Walking Groups:
Advantage Charter Academy
Allstarz in Motion
Baton Rouge Caledonian Pipes & Drums
Beat The Streets
Blaze Bombshells
Collegiate Baton Rouge
Dance Therapy
Dangerous Diamond Dolls Dance Team
Define Dance Studio
Democracy Prep Baton Rouge
Essence of Soul Performing Arts
Geo Prep Academy
Glen Oaks JROTC
IDEA Bridge
IDEA Innovation Cheer & Dance Team
Le’Rougee MystiQue & Pure Dancers LLC
Madison Prep High School
McKinley High School
Movements in Motion
Park Forest Middle Creative Sciences and Arts Magnet School
Plaquemine High School
Port Allen High School
Royalty Showstoppers
Scotlandville Magnet High School
Sprinkles/Celebrity/Dutchtown Cheer
The Flamingeauxs Dance Krewe
Unique Dancers
Washington Marion Magnet High School
Winter Dance Company

Parade Line-Up Crew:
Mike Hiller, Director
Charlie Ford
Peter Mackey
Tommy Mackey
Chuck Morgan
Elizabeth Ransome
Rene Roberts
Jeff Wittenbrink

Registration Crew:
Heather Folks-Givens, Director
Mike Baldwin
Tiffany Domingue
Pam Morgan
Debbie Salvant
Battle of the Bands Crew:
Wanda Magee, Co-Director
Greg Scott, Co-Director
Tommy Davis
Terrell Martin
Brent Phillips
Michael Doyle

Hospitality Crew:
Paul Salvant, Director
Todd Breaux
Daryle Gauthier
Jim Kaiser
Don MacGregor
Marc Pater

Administration Crew:
Rick Haddad, Director
Tiffany Domingue
Jim Frederick
Mike Grace
Louie Vidos
Dana Vutera
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Key Club

Parade Security:
Forrest Mills – Director
Todd Breaux
Jim Frederick
Mike Hiller
Terrell Martin
Brent Phillips
Dana Vutera
Jeff Wittenbrink

Concessions Management & Accounting:
Terrell Martin, Treasurer
Daryle Gauthier, Director
Marc Pater, Director
Kristie Daspit
Donna Leggett
Keith McDavid
Tammy McDavid
Lowell Tilley
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Key Club

VIP Area Crew:
Brigette Castine, Director
Robert Cheramie
Wanda Magee
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Key Club

Join us for the 71st Annual Cortana Kiwanis Downtown Baton Rouge Christmas Parade on
Saturday, December 10, 2022.

Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and one community at a time.


A Cortana Kiwanis Production

All proceeds of the parade benefit the Kiwanis Club of Cortana Baton Rouge Foundation


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