Holiday Parade – Presented by Delray Beach Parks and Recreation. Beginning east of the Intracoastal and continuing west to the Fire Dept. with over 70 entries to help you celebrate the holidays! Through a special connection to the North Pole, The Delray Beach Fire Department will have Santa riding along on their Fire Truck! Wear some wacky glasses or if the weather is cool, your favorite tacky holiday sweater and get in a festive mood! This will definitely be a festive event.
The parade route will start on Atlantic Avenue at the Intracoastal Bridge in Downtown Delray Beach, and will continue west to NW 5th Ave., with over 70 entries in the parade to help you celebrate the holidays. Through a special connection to the North Pole, The Delray Beach Fire Department will have Santa riding along on their fire truck.
The staging area with a master of ceremonies will be located in front of the Tennis Center, along with several food vendors for some tasty eats. A second food vendor area will be located at Veterans Park.
Awards will be given to entries in the following categories, and will be judged according to parade theme - "A Rock and Roll Holiday":
Grand Float Best Entry
Non-Profit Best Dance/Cheer Group
Best Entry Business
Best Entry Civic Organization