Clydesdales visit Providence Friday

A Clydesdale is approximately 18 hands, or 6 feet tall, and weighs an average of 2,000 pounds.These Gentle Giants have a calm disposition and meet millions of people each year.To be a Budweiser Clydesdale, horses must be bay in color, have four white legs, a black mane and tail, and a blaze of white on the face.

At 3 p.m., the horses will arrive for staging in the Kroger parking lot and attendees will have the chance to see the beauties up close.At 4, the eight-horse hitch will parade the interior of Providence Marketplace, displaying their graceful gait and polished coats, before they return to Kroger to greet more guests.

Providence MarketPlace is located at 401 S. Mt. Juliet Road at Belinda Parkway.For more information, call 773-2298.

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