Tralee Christmas parade attracts thousands to the town

Santa and his reindeer arrive for the Christmas in Killarney Magic Parade and switching on of the Christmas lights in the town on Saturday night, thousands descended on the streets to view the parade.Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan/FREE PIC***

Today’s Christmas parade in Tralee drew thousands onto the streets and it was a most colourful affair beginning in Upper Rock Street.

Excitement was high as it made its way down to the Mall led by a garda escort, and Santa was not disappointed.

Sean Hurley reports.