5 Sep 2023

Main Street Elizabethton is excited to host the annual Elizabethton Christmas Parade in Downtown Elizabethton on Saturday, December 9, 2023, at 6 PM.

The theme of this year’s parade is “Season of Lights”. Main Street will honor The City of Elizabethton Parks and Recreation Department as the Grand Marshal. “The holidays are such a magical time in downtown.”, states Main Street Director Courtney Bean. “From twinkling lights to holiday cheer, the Christmas season is such a special time for the Elizabethton community.  This is why we are especially excited to honor Parks and Recreation to celebrate the light they bring to our community with family-friendly events and accessible outdoor spaces!”

Participants are encouraged to decorate floats that shine. This year’s theme is all about showcasing the magic of Christmas through the joy of lights. Twinkling lights, light-up accessories, and creativity with the theme are all encouraged!

Entry applications are available online: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/elizabethton-christmas-parade-registration-registration-713827747007?aff=oddtdtcreator – The deadline to apply is December 2.

All are encouraged to come out to enjoy an evening filled with lights, laughter, and joy as Main Street Elizabethton celebrates the Christmas season. Bring your light-up holiday accessories to help spread the holiday cheer throughout the event.  Main Street will provide additional updates as needed, which can be found at http://MainStreetElizabethton.Com. 

Main Street Elizabethton’s mission is to look towards the future with the goal of preserving our culture and heritage while striving to revitalize the hub and heart of our downtown.

For more information on how to get involved with Main Street Elizabethton, contact Main Street Director Courtney Bean at (423) 213-0090 or cbean@cityofelizabethton.org.