Saturday, November 18th 2017
Streets of Downtown Burlington
10:00 am • Free to watch!
Burlington Recreation & Parks Department invites you to join us at the 71st Annual Burlington Christmas Parade on Saturday, November 18, 2017. Help us kick-off the holiday season by enjoying High School bands, dancers, horses, antique cars and community organizations as they fill the streets with joy. Bring your chairs and blankets and don't forget to arrive early as the traffic is busy prior to the start of the parade.
Participation applications for the 2017 Burlington Carousel Festival
will be available by Monday, October 2nd.
Applications & Documents
Grand Marshal Nominations
Nominate a candidate who has made a significant contribution to the City of Burlington through civic involvement or community impact.
Nominations are accepted now through October 21, 2016.
Participant Application & Information
Are you a non-profit organization, horse, antique car or advertising parade unit? If so then this application is for you. All participant applications must be handed in in-person at the Burlington Recreation & Parks Department located at 1333 Overbrook Road.
Kings & Queens Float Form
Local Burlington and Alamance County High School kings and queens are invited to ride on a float in the Christmas Parade. To participate, school representative or Homecoming winners please email email@example.com.
Burlington Recreation and Parks facilitates the rental of professional parade floats for sponsors. As a sponsor of the Christmas Parade you have the opportunity to pick your favorite (pending availability) float for your organization to use in the parade.
Please call (336.222.5030) for the availability of floats after 10.6.17