For more than 75 years, the parade has signaled the start of the Christmas season in Greenville. Each year the parade attracts thousands of visitors downtown to view the holiday floats and activities.
The 2019 parade will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7. The route stretches along Main Street from Augusta to North streets.
View Parade Route (PDF)
Santa Viewing Map (PDF)
Joel Poinsett Award: Riverside High School "Pride of Riverside" Marching Band
Best Float: The Friends & Family of Max Bishop present “ELFVILLE”
Best Walking Group: Welcome Elementary School - Honors Chorus
Best Dance Group: Welcome Elementary School - Stepping Stars
Best Marching Band: City of Greenville Pipes and Drums
People’s Choice Award: Alpha Dance & Company
All city-sponsored events are smoke free. Also, no pets, skateboards or bicycles are allowed at this event.
If you would like to be a sponsor for the event, please fill out the Sponsorship Inquiry form and contact Victoria Iriel, Sponsorship Coordinator. If you have other questions, please contact Event Management.
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