If you have submitted an application for the 2016 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.
Wednesday, November 2nd,
Friday, November 4th,
Friday, November 11th, OR
Saturday, November 12th
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.
DATE OF PARADE: December 10th, 2016 TIME: Parade begins at 5:30 PM! 2016 THEME: “Star Spangled Christmas!” 2016 Jr. PARADE MARSHALL: TBD 2016 PARADE MARSHALL: Emery A. Gainey, Marion County Interim Sheriff
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 Paradeseats@gmail.com
Need to contact us? Call 352-624-2022!
2016 UNIT APPLICATIONS: October 15, 2016 2016 FOOD VENDOR PERMITS: Available October 1st 2016 BLEACHER TICKETS: Available October 15th