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Lisbon's parade to feed the hungry promises tractors, floats and food [Lisbon/Woodbine]

On Saturday, Dec. 9 at noon, the Great Lisbon Farmers Feed the Hungry Parade will kick off down the Main Street of Lisbon.This event is sponsored by the Howard County Farm Bureau with all proceeds going to the Howard and Carroll County food banks. The parade committee hopes to top the $15,000 raised by this event in 2016. Tractors and floats begin the journey down Main Street, (Route 144) at noon followed immediately by horse, mule, and donkey entries intermingled with carriages, buggies and other conveyences. Just before and during the parade, a village featuring nearly 40 vendors will be open at the intersection of routes 144 and 94, where the parade...