Raleigh Christmas Parade

The 2018 Raleigh Christmas Parade presented by Shop Local Raleigh will be held Saturday, November 17, 2018.  Join us for the largest Christmas Parade between Washington, DC and Atlanta.

Sponsored by:

ABC 11

Presented By:
Greater Raleigh Merchants Association & Shop Local Raleigh

November 17, 2018

Start time:
9:40 A.M.

Parade Route: download parade map

  • Begins on Hillsborough Street at St. Mary’s Street
  • proceeds to the State Capitol
  • turns right onto Salisbury Street
  • turns left onto Morgan St.
  • Turns right onto Fayetteville St
  • and continues to Lenoir Street where it disbands

Length of Parade Route:
Approximately 1.4 miles

The Parade will last about 2.5 hours. The Parade telecast airs from 10:00a.m. to 12:00p.m. It is rebroadcast on Christmas morning.

Participant Information:
Parade Application
Parade Registration Schedule
Parade Fees
Parade Day Line-Up
Parade Day Photography
Awards for Parade Participants

For further information or if your are interested sponsoring a float, please call the Greater Raleigh Merchants Association at 919-755-9235.

You can also email: info@grma.org


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