Christmas Parade

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The Annual Goodlettsville Christmas Parade will take place on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 4:00pm.

This year's theme is Home for the Holidays

Parade Route

The parade begins at the Delmas Long Community Center (200 Memorial Drive) and continues up Memorial Drive, taking a right onto Main Street and ending at the Goodlettsville Plaza (Rivergate Parkway).

  1. Customer Service Center

    Phone: (615) 851-2200
    Fax: (615) 851-2212

Parade Timeline

1:30pm - Parade entries may begin lining up
3:00pm - All entries must be checked in and lined up
3:00pm - Judging begins
4:00pm - Parade begins on Memorial Drive

Award Categories

Categories for the 2019 parade will be Organization Representation and Performance. Judges will award cash prizes to the top 3 places in each category:

  • 1st Place- $150
  • 2nd Place- $75
  • 3rd Place- $50

 Best in Show will receive $200 with a perpetual trophy (Best in Show will not be eligible to win a prize in either category)

A special thank you to our awards sponsor and event partner, Jubilee Hills Goodlettsville

Parking Information

Parking is available at Goodlettsville City Hall, Goodlettsville Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Goodlettsville Middle School, Goodlettsville Church of Christ, and First Baptist Church Goodlettsville.

Parade Participant Information

For those participating in the parade, please note that there is no parking on Memorial Drive or French Street.  Drop off is available at the Delmas Long Community Center or parents may walk children in after temporarily parking in the Liz’s Kitchen parking lot.  Vehicles may not remain parked in that lot for the duration of the parade.  The parade ends at the Goodlettsville Plaza and floats do not return to the starting point.  See staging map here.

Parade Committee

Interested in Volunteering? Let us know! We have a need for many volunteers on the day of the parade. Contact Event Coordinator Kaleb McKinnie at 615.851.2255.