December 6, 2013 - 7:30pm, Downtown Harrisonburg
The 2013 parade theme is Peace on Earth.
[195KB] 2013 Holiday Parade Entry Form
[123KB] 2013 Participant Letter
For more information contact Lynn Turner 540-433-9168 or Lynn.Turner@harrisonburgva.gov.
Schedule of Events:
*The carriage rides have been cancelled due to inclement weather.
The parade begins at 7:30pm at the corner of Grattan and Main Street and ends at the Rockingham County Office Building on Gay St.
Following the Parade
Mayor Ted Byrd will host a tree lighting ceremony in Court Square, followed by a holiday concert performed by the JMU Marching Royal Dukes.
The following streets will be closed to vehicular traffic from 5:30pm to approximately 9:00pm:
Drivers are encouraged to avoid these areas. Regular commuters should plan an alternate route during these time periods
If it is raining on Friday, the Holiday Parade will take place unless the rain is a total downpour. If there is a downpour, the parade will be postponed.
[172KB] 2012 Holiday Parade Winners