I’ll admit that I thought that Christmas parades were something that happened in other places. We have Mardi Gras parades–not Christmas, right? WRONG. In fact, Tangipahoa parish alone has five. FIVE. That’s a whole lotta Christmas. So if you decide that you want to catch one of these moving holiday celebrations, here’s a list of them happening in our area.
St. Tammany Parish Christmas Parades
Winter on the Water in Mandeville. December 4th, 4PM. For more info, please see the event page.
Merry Madisonville. December 5th, 2PM. For more information about the schedule and route, please see the event page.
Slidell Golf Cart Christmas Parade. December 5th. 2PM. To see the parade route, please see the event page.
Folsom Horse and Wagon Parade. December 11th, 1PM. See the route map and theme details on the event page.
Tangipahoa Christmas Parades
Kentwood Christmas Parade. December 6th. 6PM. For information on the route, please see the event page.
Amite’s Rockin’ Christmas Parade. December 11th, Downtown Amite, 6PM. For route information please visit the event page.
Ponchatoula Christmas Parade. December 11th. 5PM. More information available on the event page.
63rd Annual Rotary Club of Hammond Christmas Parade. December 17th. 5:30PM. For more information, please see the event page.
Loranger Community Christmas Parade. Saturday, December 12th. 2PM. For more information, please see the event page.
Beyond the Northshore
Christmas Parades in Livingston Parish
Walker Christmas Parade. December 11th. 1-3PM. Starts at Walker High School. For route information, see the event page.
Denham Springs Christmas Parade. December 11th. 2PM. A “Superhero” Christmas. starts at Yellow Jacket Blvd., goes south down Range Ave., and ends at Veterans Blvd.
Albany Christmas Parade. December 13th, 7PM.
Christmas Parades in Washington Parish
Bogalusa Christmas Parade. November 27th, 5PM.
Franklinton Christmas Parade. December 4th 6PM. Held in conjunction with the Christmas Festival. See their Facebook page for more information.
Angie Christmas Parade. November 5th, 10:30AM.
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