ABC 7 Eyewitness News Anchors Cheryl Burton and Alan Krashesky served as co-hosts of the broadcast with ABC 7’s Rob Elgas and Janet Davies capturing the magic from the street.

The hour-long special features performances such as an opening act with singer-songwriter Ryan Cabrera and the hit band Echosmith. Celebrity performances along the parade route include the legendary Charlottesville-bred pop-rock band Parachute; and American singer and five-time number one spot Billboard chart topper, Cece Peniston.

Featured celebrities spotlighted include pop sister duo and winners of Radio Disney’s Next Big Thing competition, 2XO; presented by Southwest Airlines, rising singer and actress, Skylar Stecker; singer, songwriter and Chicago-native Matt B; and acapella-singing family group Shelby 5.

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