Holiday Parades and Tree Lighting Ceremonies

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    Parades and tree lighting ceremonies are the perfect way to set the tone for the holidays.

    Enjoy the festivities in Virginia!

Chesapeake Bay

Gloucester - Dec. 5 - Gloucester Holiday Parade - A great way to welcome the holiday season. Lots of bands, floats, animals, and of course, SANTA ...

Kilmarnock - Dec. 11 - Kilmarnock Lighted Christmas Parade - Possibly the longest running night parade in Virginia-it's the 37th annual parade Kilmarnock ...

Central Virginia

Madison - Dec. 4 - Madison County Christmas Parade - Kick off the holidays on historic Main Street Madison! Join us for a Tree Lighting ceremony prior ...

Coastal Virginia - Eastern Shore

Chincoteague Island - Dec. 5 - Old Fashioned Christmas Parade in Chincoteague - Christmas parade featuring floats, marching bands, color guards, Saltwater Cowboys, Fire Companies ...

Heart of Appalachia

Dungannon - Nov. 21 - Dungannon Christmas Parade and Holiday Fest - Enjoy the holiday season during this much-anticipated seasonal parade. Dungannon's 2015 Christmas ...

Bluefield - Nov. 26 - Dec. 31 - Holiday of Lights - The Holiday of Lights is a spectacular annual event that is a must see. Beginning on Thanksgiving ...

Richlands - Nov. 28 - Town of Richlands Christmas Parade - You won't want to miss this annual event in The Town of Richlands. Come celebrate and enjoy all the ...

Coastal Virginia - Hampton Roads

Suffolk - Nov. 20 - Downtown Suffolk Grand Illumination - This Suffolk tradition serves as a hometown kick-off to the holiday season. Featuring the lighting ...

Williamsburg - Dec. 5 - Williamsburg Area Community Christmas Parade - Annual community Christmas Parade, sponsored by the Williamsburg Area Chamber and Tourism Alliance. ...

Williamsburg - Dec. 6, 4, 3 - Colonial Williamsburg's Grand Illumination - In the 18th century, illuminations, which included the firing of guns and lighting of fireworks, ...

Suffolk - Dec. 12 - Suffolk Holiday Parade - Be sure to join in the lights and sounds of the 2015 Suffolk Holiday Parade on Saturday, December ...

Northern Virginia

Culpeper - Nov. 22 - Holiday Open House in Downtown Culpeper - Start the Holiday Season in Downtown Culpeper. Culpeper Downtown welcomes you with warmth and ...

Middleburg - Dec. 5 - Christmas in Middleburg - Come and get into the joyful spirit of the holidays in beautiful horse country as the Town of ...

Herndon - Dec. 5 - Herndon Annual Tree Lighting and Sing-Along - Start the holiday season with this annual celebration. Carols, tree lighting, and a visit from ...

Bowling Green - Dec. 12, 10 - Christmas Extravaganza and Night Parade - Floats, firetrucks, Santa Claus and more! This annual event has brought back the tradition of a ...

Shenandoah Valley

Buchanan - Nov. 28 - Buchanan Tree Lighting Ceremony - Rediscover "small town America." Help kick off more than a month of Holiday Celebrations beginning ...

Buena Vista - Dec. 3 - Annual Buena Vista Christmas Parade - Bundle the children and bring them out for a wonderful display of holiday spirit during the Buena ...

Front Royal - Dec. 5 - Hometown Holiday Parade - At 4 pm enjoy Front Royal’s Christmas Parade presented by the Chamber of Commerce.

Buchanan - Dec. 12 - Buchanan Christmas Parade - For more than six decades hundreds have returned to Buchanan's Main Street to cheer floats, ...

Southern Virginia

Martinsville - Dec. 4 - Uptown Tree Lighting - Kick off the holiday spirit with the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. It will take place on ...

South Hill - Dec. 5 - South Hill Chamber of Commerce/CCB Christmas Parade - A grand parade of floats, classic cars, bands, beauty pageant winners, sports champions and, of ...

Last Updated: 11/10/2014 1:29 PM
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