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Delray Beach Holiday Parade 

“Seas & Greetings” 

December 8, 2018, 6:00 pm

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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.

Awards will be given to entries in the following categories, and will be judged according to parade theme - "Seas & Greetings":

Grand Float Best Entry

Non-Profit Best Dance/Cheer Group

Best Entry Business

Best Entry Civic Organization

Best Marching Band

To participate in the Holiday Parade please download the complete the application.

Holiday Parade Application - for non-profits, businesses, civic organizations, dance groups etc.

Marching Band Application - for marching bands only.

Parade Route Map


Start location: East Atlantic Ave – east for the Bridge (ICW) to A1A – float and parade participant line up at 4pm

Road Closure: Road closure to begin at 2pm on Atlantic Ave from A1A to SW/NW 5th Ave; detours begin at West 8thAve.

Parking: County Courthouse Garage will be available for public parking as well as the Library, City Hall, and all other public lots

Trolley: The trolley will run an alternate route and not be able to access east of the bridge once the road is closed

Parade Route: Parade will head east starting at 6pm and the road will open following the last float/Santa

Road to open completely by 9:30pm.

For more information contact Danielle Beardsley at (561) 243-7277or email Danielle at 

Saturday, December 8, 2018
Atlantic Ave. Delray Beach, FL 33483
561-243-7000 x5101