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If you have submitted an application for the 2017 Christmas parade a representative from each group MUST ATTEND one mandatory meeting to pick up all information packets and parking passes to participate in this year's parade.

NOV 17 and 18  - 5-6 pm - Ocala Police Department

Meetings are held at Ocala Police Deptartment - Community Room (402 S Pine Ave, Ocala, FL 34471)

Each meeting will begin at 5:00 pm and last no more than one hour.

Welcome to the OFFICIAL web site of the Ocala/Marion County Christmas Parade, sponsored by the Friends of the Christmas Parade, Inc. The Parade has been an Ocala tradition for over 60 years and is held the second Saturday of December.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

DATE OF PARADE: December 9th, 2017
TIME: Parade begins at 5:30 PM!
2017 THEME: Home for the Holidays
2017 Jr. PARADE MARSHALL: TBD
2017 PARADE MARSHALL:  TBD

For Parade questions about entries, applications and vendors and all general questions please email Ocalaparade@gmail.com for questions about Bleacher seats/tickets please email ocalaparade@gmail.com

                                                       Need to contact us? Call 352-624-2022!

2017 UNIT APPLICATIONS: October 20, 2017
2017 FOOD VENDOR PERMITS: Available October 1st
2017 BLEACHER TICKETS: Available November 6th

NOVELTY VENDOR RFP: We are not accepting Novelty Vendor applications for the 2017 Christmas Parade