Raleigh Christmas Parade

The ABC11 2019 Raleigh Christmas Parade presented by Shop Local Raleigh will be held Saturday, November 23, 2019.  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 23, 2019

Start time:
9:30 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
  • Turns right onto Davie St.
  • Turns left onto Salisbury 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 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. 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 us. 


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