The royalty for this year’s Christmas in Swanton celebration has been announced. Christmas in Swanton King and Queen are Frank Hughes and Shirley Manning
The Snow Prince and Princesses are chosen from kindergarten, first and second grades. Representing kindergarten are Wyatt Rhodes and Lacey Shinaver; first grade are Andrew Bryan and Elianna Sgro; and second grade are Benjamin Taylor and Izabella Donald.
The King and Queen are sponsored by Swanton Health Care and Retirement Center and will be riding in the Dec. 5 parade in the royal car. The Snow Princes and Princesses will be riding in a horse drawn wagon in the parade. The parade begins at 10:30 a.m. at Park Elementary School and will proceed east on Garfield, then north on Main Street to Church Street. Follow Santa to the high school for the craft show, kids’ crafts & cookie decorating, horse-drawn wagon rides, model train display and a juggler performance.