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2018 Holiday Light Parade
Friday, November 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Enjoy the official kick off to the holiday season in Kennett Square with the Holiday Light Parade and Tree Lighting. Enjoy lighted tractors & fire trucks, dance performances, the KHS Marching Band and a very special appearance of Santa & Mrs. Claus.
Parade starts at 6:15pm with a dance performance from Longwood Dance Studio, followed by parade participants who travel up past the Market at Liberty Place toward the center of town heading east on State Street. Parade continues on to the 100 Block of East State Street and then turns down S. Broad Street. DJ & MC are stationed just east of the the State and Union intersection in front of the Clock Tower.
The parade ends with Santa & Mrs. Claus magically illuminated the town tree and then heading down to 112 S. Broad Street (in front of Anchor Life + Fitness) to greet children. Anchor Life + Fitness will have face painting and hot cocoa.
Parking: Free parking is available in the Linden Street Parking Garage after 5pm. State Street will be closing at 5pm as well as Union Street from Cypress to Linden (Linden remains open). If you are coming from the South, the Willow Street Municipal Lot or spaces along Cypress are recommended for parking.