Williamsburg Christmas Parade

We are excited about the plans that are underway for the 2015 Christmas Parade. This year we are celebrating 50th years!!!! Over the past four years we have raised the bar with enthusiasm, excitement and creativity and we are expecting nothing less this year for Our Golden Christmas 1965-2015 on December 5, 8:30 am.

Parade Details

Please note, this year’s Christmas Parade route is reversed.  The parade begins at 8:30 am; roads will be closed at 8:00 am.  All Parade Participants should be in by 8:00.

  • The Check-in area will be on Monticello Avenue all parade units must check in at Monticello, proceed down Monticello Avenue to Compton.  The line-up areas will be Compton, Brooks, McClurg & William & Mary Parking Lot.
  • The Christmas Parade will be starting at Richmond Road & Brooks Street.  It will continue down Richmond Road to the first block of Duke of Gloucester Street.  Then turn right on Henry Street.
  • Some units will then be directed to turn left on Francis Street and then right on Nassau street continue on Nassau to make a left into Colonial Williamsburg to Lot 44 to disperse. Lot 44 is located on the left between Francis and Newport Avenue.
  • Other units will be or directed to continue on Henry Street to Court Street to disperse.
  • All vehicles dropping off participants must come through Dillard or UKrop Way

There will be police officers and parade marshals’ in all key position. All parade volunteers will be contacted individually with detailed information on times and locations.

Volunteers are Needed!

The opportunity is yours. Come help the Greater Williamsburg Chamber & Tourism Alliance at the Annual Community Christmas Parade! To show our appreciation for your support you will receive an official 2015 Greater Williamsburg Chamber & Tourism Alliance Christmas Parade Scarf. 

We need volunteers for the following areas: line-up, parade route, and dispersal. To sign up as a volunteer, please fill out the online form or download the PDF

If you have any further questions, please contact the Alliance at 757-229-6511 or wacc@williamsburgcc.com.