Annual Christmas Parade

Christmas Parade Logo

27th Annual Christmas Parade Saturday, December 8, 2018

Parade Starts at 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $10 per entry

This year's theme is Winter Wonderland

Parade Application

Applications Due by Nov 30, 2018

Categories  Awards Judging Criteria
 Float 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Place Creative Decoration, Effort, Uniqueness, Holiday Music, etc
Motorized Vehicle  1st, 2nd, & 3rd Place Creative Decoration, Effort, Uniqueness, etc
Walking  1st, 2nd, & 3rd PlaceShow Holiday Spirit using Colors, Themes, Interaction with Audience
Middle/High School Bands  ParticipationStraight Lines, In-Step, Holiday Music*, Uniforms**

*Extra points for memorized music

** Extra Decoration Welcomed



at N. Indiana Ave & Cherry Street

2018 New Parade Route


4 p.m. Parade Starts - at N. Indiana Avenue & E. Cherry Street intersection. They'll go west on Cherry street; turn left onto Lake Avenue; left onto Warner Street; left onto Main Avenue; and right onto Magnolia Street. The route is about a mile long and will end at Iowa Ave.

6 p.m. Light Up Groveland- Next to the Gazebo. Music provided by the SLHS band.

6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Santa's Workshop - being held in the Lake David Center. Receive a free photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus during the Santa's Workshop.

6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Christmas Stroll - along Main Street. (Edge Memorial United Methodist, First Baptist of Groveland, Groveland Baptist, and Zion Lutheran churches display holiday lights and signs along the Main Street corridor. The churches also have a schedule of various performances.)

Parade Application