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    December  5 | 9 AM - 10:30 AM | Park Avenue, Winter Park


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    Media Partners:

    Lifestyle Magazine, News 96.5, Park Press, WFTV, Winter Park Magazine, WUCF


    A Holiday Tradition for the Young, and Young at Heart.

    The Winter Park Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the 68th annual Winter Park “Ye Olde Hometown” Christmas Parade. The event has been held each December for more than 60 years, making it the oldest continuous holiday parade in Central Florida. Each year the parade travels down Park Avenue, starting at Cole Avenue and proceeding south, ending at Lyman Avenue. More than 80 organizations participate including marching bands, local police and fire departments, scouting groups, local dignitaries and, of course, Santa Claus. Before and during the parade, Leadership Winter Park hosts its annual Pancake Breakfast at the Central Park stage from 7:00-10:30 a.m. Tickets include pancakes, sausage, coffee, milk, juice and fabulous toppings! Event proceeds benefit adult and youth leadership development programs.


    Interested in applying for a spot in the Parade? See important dates below:

    August 9 - Applications open to Chamber members
    August 23 - Applications open to the general public
    September 27 - Applications close
    October 30 - Accepted applicants notified
    November 8 - All entry payments due


    For additional information, sponsorship and other inquiries, contact Tiffany Cahill at tcahill@winterpark.org or call 407-599-3580.