Christmas Parade

  • 10:00 AM
  • Stepping off at Publix going EAST on 17/92 to 6th Street. Going SOUTH on 6th Street to the Banquet Hall where the parade disbands

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Overview

The City of Haines City and Jarrett Gordon Ford are pleased to announce the 2013 Christmas Parade for Saturday, December 7, 2013.  The parade will kick off at 10:00 AM and run through downtown Haines City beginning at the Publix Plaza and heading EAST on 17/92 to 6th Street. Going SOUTH on 6th Street to the Aquatic Center parking area where the parade disbands. It will feature a variety of floats, marching units and Santa Claus. The parade theme this year is “Santa’s Workshop.”

Event Information

Theme: Santa’s Workshop

Entry Fee: $20.00

Parade Route: Stepping off at Publix going EAST on 17/92 to 6th Street. Going SOUTH on 6th Street to the Banquet Hall where the parade disbands.

Trophies Awarded in the following categories:

  • Best Use of Parade Theme
  • Best Commercial Unit
  • Best Non-Commercial Unit
  • Best School Entry
  • Best of Show

Application Deadline: November 29, 2013 (Download Application)

Submit completed applications to:

Haines City Leisure Services Department
555 Ledwith Avenue
Haines City, Florida 33844

For more information, please contact the Haines City Leisure Services Department at 863-421-3700.

Sharing Christmas With You annual toy drive for needy children New, unwrapped toys may be dropped off at the Community Center (555 Ledwith Avenue) or the Haines City Public Library (111 North 6th Street) by Friday, December 13, 2013.

Christmas Parade Winners

  • Best Non Commercial - Country Cousins 4-H
  • Best Commercial - WWRZ Radio
  • Best of Theme - Shamrock First Baptist
  • Best School Entry - New Direction Academy
  • Best of Show - Haines City High School Emerald Brigade 

Sponsors

Santa’s Magic Presenting Sponsor

Jarrett Gordon Ford

 

Santa’s Sleigh Sponsor

  • Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center

Santa’s Reindeer Sponsor

  • Republic Services