The 2017 Asheville Holiday Parade, presented by Bojangles and with the theme Holiday Magic, is Saturday, November 18 from 11am to 1pm throughout Downtown Asheville. Applications for entry are now available and are due Friday, September 29 by 5pm.
Asheville Holiday Parade is a complex event with many moving parts, dozens of staff and volunteers, and more than 100 entries. It only runs smoothly if everyone follows the rules, implements our guidelines and adheres to direction from organizers. Please consider your neighbors and work toward the best interest of the overall event as you make plans and communicate with your group.
PLEASE READ PARADE INFO AND RULES BEFORE FILLING OUT YOUR APPLICATION. Reading this first will answer many of your questions and ensure you fill out your application correctly.
If you have questions about the rules or the application, please contact Event Manager Kat McReynolds, prior to submitting the application.