2017 Holiday Parades
Are you ready to get into the Christmas Spirit? In just a few short weeks the holiday season kicks off with the Germantown and Hartford Christmas Parades. Here’s a collective list of parades in the Washington County Area (listed by date).
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Germantown Christmas Parade
Saturday, November 11, 1:30PM
This year’s theme is “I’ll Be Home For Christmas”.
The Germantown Christmas Festival kicks-off the Holiday Season in Germantown. There are family friendly activities scheduled all day so bring your family, friends and neighbors out to enjoy the community before the busy-ness of the season takes over.
Tree Lighting Activities (Located at the Germantown Community Library)
Hartford Christmas Parade
Saturday, November 11, 3PM
This year’s theme is “Christmas Heroes”.
Santa will be greeting children of all ages before the parade on the 1003 Steam Locomotive from Noon-3pm on the tracks in Downtown Hartford.
Milwaukee Holiday Parade
Saturday, November 18, 9:30 AM
The parade route begins at 9:30am on Kilbourn Avenue and Astor Street, continues west to Old World 3rd Street where it turns left and continues south to Wisconsin Avenue. The parade officially ends in front of The Shops of Grand Avenue on the corner of Old World 3rd Street and Wisconsin Avenue.
Grafton Christmas Parade
Saturday, November 25, 11:00AM
Parade starts at St. Paul’s on Washington Street (Hwy 60) then goes east to Wisconsin Avenue, ending at Little Caesars on 7th Ave.
Menomonee Falls Christmas Parade
Sunday, November 26, 4:30 PM
The Annual Christmas Parade will start at 4:30pm on Main St. just west of Pilgrim, then will head west to Appleton Ave. then south on Appleton Ave to Arthur Ave.
West Bend Christmas Parade
Sunday, November 26, 5:00 PM
This year’s theme is “Christmas Memories”.
The West Bend Christmas Parade starts at Main & Silverbrook and travels south on Main Street to Cedar Street. The parade travels east on Cedar Street entering downtown, turning south on Main Street. The parade continues on Main Street and ends at Oak Street.
Port Washington Christmas Parade
Saturday, December 2, 6:15 PM
Franklin and Main Streets.
Enjoy live reindeer, elf scavenger hunt, photos with Santa, a living nativity, carriage rides, and a book drive from 3-7pm. At 6:15 is the Christmas parade, with lights, floats, and a lot of fun. After the parade, stick around downtown to watch the only winter fireworks display in the county!
Fond Du Lac Holiday Parade of Lights
Saturday, December 2, 4:15 PM
Join us as we celebrate the 2017 Christmas Season with the KFIZ and 107.1 Christmas Parade of Lights, as it makes it’s way down Main Street in Downtown Fond du lac. This year’s parade will step off at 4:15pm at North Main Street and head south towards Veteran’s Park where Santa will deliver his holiday greeting and light his very own tree! A true holiday classic! The 2017 theme will be “Christmas on the Lake.”
Kewaskum Christmas Parade
Sunday, December 3, 5:00PM
Don’t miss the Annual Chamber Christmas Parade! The theme this year is “Silver Screen Holidays” It will begin at 5:00 pm on Main Street.