Tickets on sale for Autumn Leaf parade, scholarship pageant

From staff reports

The Clarion Area Chamber of Business & Industry has announced that tickets for the Autumn Leaf Festival Tournament of Leaves parade and scholarship pageant are on sale.

The scholarship pageant program will be held Saturday, Sept. 30, at a new location, the Clarion-Limestone High School auditorium.

Doors open at 6:15 p.m. with the curtain going up at 7 p.m.

A total of 11 ladies will vie for the title of Miss Junior Teen ALF and Miss Teen ALF. The tickets are $10 each.

The Autumn Leaf parade will step off at noon Saturday, Oct. 7, as part of the 70th annual Autumn Leaf Festival.

The parade will showcase marching bands, floats and community organizations.

Independence Health System Clarion Area is the major sponsor for the parade.

Reserved parade seats are $7 each. Tickets will be available at the Clarion Chamber at 650 Main St. Mondays through Fridays between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Payments can be made by cash, check or credit card.

For more information, contact the Clarion Chamber office at (814) 226-9161.