COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Some familiar, furry-footed friends are returning to Columbus for the holiday season.
The world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales are coming to Columbus and will be making various appearances throughout Columbus from Dec. 10 through Dec. 14.
Here is a list of their appearances:
- The eight-horse hitch will be harnessed and hitched to the famous red beer wagon on Wednesday, Dec. 10 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Columbus Park Crossing. During this appearance, they will be making special beer deliveries throughout the shopping center to several restaurants, including Buffalo Wild Wings and Olive Garden.
- For their second appearance, the hitch will be featured at the Fort Benning Main Post Exchange, paying a special tribute to military members and their families. This event is scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 11, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
- On Saturday, Dec. 13, the "Gentle Giants," as they are often referred to, will also be featured in the Annual Bi-City Christmas Parade taking place in downtown Columbus/Phenix City. The parade will begin at 10 a.m.
- To finish out their week in Columbus, the Budweiser Clydesdales will make a stop at Old Town, Woodruff's newest development, for a Sunday Funday block party. The event will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Dec. 14, and is open to the public.
The Clydesdales have been a symbol of Anheuser-Busch since 1933.