2018 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 10, 1:30PM
This year’s theme is “Sounds of the Season.”
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 10, 3PM
This year’s theme is “Christmas Lights”.
Santa will be greeting children of all ages before the parade on the 1003 Steam Locomotive from 11:30am-2:30pm on the tracks in Downtown Hartford.
Waukesha Christmas Parade
Sunday, November 18, 4PM
Winding through downtown the parade features marching bands, floats and a special appearance from Santa; kids should bring letters to Santa and come early to enjoy other festivities.
Grafton Christmas Parade
Saturday, November 24, 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 25, 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.
Sheboygan Holiday Parade
Sunday, November 25, 5:00 PM
The Annual Holiday Parade will start at Center Avenue and 7th Street, go north on 7th Street to Erie Avenue, go west on Erie Avenue to 8th Street, go south on 8th Street and end at Mead Public Library. Don’t forget your Christmas letters for Santa!
West Bend Christmas Parade
Sunday, November 25, 5:00 PM
This year’s theme is “Christmas Magic”.
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.
Mayville Christmas Parade
Saturday, December 1, 5PM
Ring in the Winter Season with our Annual event, “It’s a Wonderful Life on Main” Saturday, December 1. The festival will get us in the spirit throughout the day leading up to the parade @ 5pm. Santa will be riding into town!
Port Washington Christmas Parade
Saturday, December 1, 6:15 PM
Franklin and Main Streets.
Enjoy live reindeer, elf scavenger hunt, photos with Santa, carriage rides, and in-store promotions 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 1, 4:15 PM
Join us as we celebrate the 2018 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!
Kewaskum Christmas Parade
Sunday, December 2, 5:00PM
Don’t miss the Annual Chamber Christmas Parade! The theme this year is “All Creatures Great and Small.” It will begin at 5:00 pm on Main Street.