Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting

Join us on the First Monday in December for one of the largest lighted Christmas parades in Texas to help welcome Santa Claus to Downtown Temple!

Deadline for registration is November 18th - Applications will be available on line October 1st

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Monday, December 5th, 2016
Downtown Temple

Tree lighting ceremony: 6:15 p.m.
Parade: 6:30 p.m.

Join your family and friends to watch our annual Tree Lighting and Christmas Parade filled with local businesses, groups, and dignitaries parade through Downtown Temple in celebration of Christmas and to welcome Santa Claus to Central Texas.
The parade route will begin on Adams Avenue near West 8th Street and run to 23rd Street. Any location along Adams Avenue provides a perfect view of the parade.

Immediately before the parade, we will light up the Municipal Building's decorations and the City's Christmas tree.

For more information email or call Holly Leiferman at 298-5440.