The community of Mt. Lehman holds its annual Canada Day parade on Sunday morning before the main City of Abbotsford parade. (Abbotsford News file photo)

The community of Mt. Lehman holds its annual Canada Day parade on Sunday morning before the main City of Abbotsford parade. (Abbotsford News file photo)

Community of Mt. Lehman holds Canada Day parade

Event takes place before main City of Abbotsford celebration

The Abbotsford community of Mt. Lehman hosts a parade and celebration preceding the main City of Abbotsford parade on Sunday, July 1.

Complimentary coffee and tea will be served at Mt. Lehman Community Hall (6418 Mt. Lehman Rd.), starting at 8 a.m. The parade starts at 9:30 a.m. from the Mt. Lehman Credit Union (5889 Mt. Lehman Rd.).

Mt. Lehman Road will be closed to traffic from 9 to 10 a.m. between Harris and Taylor roads (north/south) and from Ross and Taylor roads (east/west).

Cake and festivities will follow at the hall and Mt. Lehman United Church.

Those who would like to participate in the parade by driving their car, motorcycle, tractor, bicycle or float or by walking or rollerblading are asked to meet at the credit union at 9 a.m.