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Emerald Isle Christmas Parade

Hwy 58, Emerald Drive
Emerald Drive & Mangrove Drive
Emerald Isle, NC 28594
November 27, 2021
02:00 pm – 03:00 pm

Event Description

If you’re in the area during the holiday season, you won’t want to miss the Emerald Isle Christmas Parade that takes place along Hwy 58 through Emerald Isle.

Watch as amazing holiday-themed floats go by and catch a glimpse of Santa Claus at the end of the parade.

Enter your float to be a part of the Christmas parade. You can find the 2021 registration form here. All forms should be completed and returned to Emerald Isle Parks & Recreation, 7500 Emerald Dr., Emerald Isle, NC 28594, or emailed to asanderson@emeraldisle-nc.org. Cash prizes will be given to the best decorated floats, with a first and second place for commercial and non-commercial entries.


When does the Emerald Isle Christmas Parade take place?

The Emerald Isle Christmas Parade takes place on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, November 27th at 2pm.


What route does the Emerald Isle Christmas Parade follow?

The parade route will begin at the town government complex and end at Mangrove Drive, near CVS in Emerald Isle.

Float in the Emerald Isle Christmas Parade

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