23rd Annual Christmas Wonderland Parade of Lights is Dec. 8

Merchants Bank invites all area residents for a night of family fun, beginning with a Parade of Lights at 7 p.m., followed by visits with Santa, cookies, hot chocolate, cider and caroling at the Rushford Fire Hall. 

Monetary donations are encouraged to the Semcac food shelf. Donations can be dropped off at the Rushford Fire Hall the night of the parade, or mailed to Semcac,  P.O. Box 549, Rushford, MN 55971. 

If you are interested in being in the parade, please call the Merchants Bank Rushford location at 507-864-7744. 

Merchants Bank has 21 locations, including Minnesota locations in Rushford, Lanesboro, Winona, St. Charles, Goodview, Rochester, Caledonia, La Crescent, Spring Grove, Cannon Falls, Red Wing, Hampton, and the southern Twin Cities metropolitan suburbs of Apple Valley, Cottage Grove, Hastings, Lakeville and Rosemount. Merchants has Wisconsin locations in Eau Claire and Onalaska. All banks are FDIC members. Merchants Capital, the company’s leasing arm, is based in the Twin Cities.