Frankfort Christmas Parade

Frankfort Christmas Parade
Theme: Classic Christmas

Saturday, December 7 @ 6pm

Lineup: 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Step-Off: 6pm

Inclement Weather date is Saturday, December 14.
*Cancellations will be announced/texted/emailed/posted by Noon the day of.

Lineup/Check-In:

  • Lineup is first come, first serve from 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. on Clinton Street behind the old state office building. 
  • Parade entries will check-in on Holmes Street. No public vehicles will be admitted.
  • Public parking is available in old state office building parking lot (entrance at corner of Holmes/Mero).

Route:

  • Parade will step off onto High Street to Main to Capital Avenue and end at the capitol building.
  • Entries will disband at West State Street toward Shelby Street. Vehicles may return downtown via the Singing Bridge and floats/large trucks may use Taylor Avenue.
  • DO NOT TRAVEL BACK DOWN CAPITAL AVENUE.

Register in advance by Friday, November 22

  • Non-Profit: $50
  • For-Profit: $75

Late registration Saturday, November 23 – Friday, December 6

  • Non-Profit: $100
  • For-Profit: $150

Prize:

  • 1st ($1,000), 2nd ($500), 3rd ($250)
  • If for-profit wins, prize money will be awarded to the charity of your choice.

Rules:

  • Clearly display the name of your organization on your entry.
  • Entries may hand out candy along the route, but please do not throw candy.
  • Limit 5 vehicles per entry *excluding car clubs. 
  • No entries may include Santa. The one and only St. Nick will ride on the final car!
  • Entry fee is non-refundable
  • Adult supervision is required for all children under 12 years old participating in the parade.
  • Entries with animals must provide their own cleanup during lineup and along parade route.
  • For questions, email frankfortparade@gmail.com or call 502-875-1130.