Thursday, January 18, 2018
News Roundup

Rain snarls plans for Pinellas dog parade, holiday lights event

ST. PETERSBURG — Rain showers called off two events set for Sunday at the Florida Botanical Gardens.

The annual Holiday Lights Dog Parade will be rescheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday in the gardens' parking lot, located at 12520 Ulmerton Road in Largo, organizers said.

The Holiday Lights in the Garden event was canceled for Sunday evening, but was expected to reopen Monday.

The rain began to taper off Sunday afternoon, and Bay News 9 meteorologist Diane Kacmarik said it should disappear around 7 p.m.

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