Westerville Lions Children’s Christmas Parade: Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 2:15 pm. The Westerville Lions Club is proud to bring this long-standing tradition to the community! The Westerville Children’s Christmas parade will step off from State St. and Electric Ave. once the last walkers have made the half-way turn in the Rudolph Run/Walk 5K. The 2018 parade Grand Marshal is Otterbein University’s new President Dr. John Comerford. Proceeds from the parade and run/walk will benefit the Central Ohio Lions Eye Bank and the Ohio Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation.