The Wilmington Holiday Parade will take place on Sunday evening
December 8, 2019 in Historic Downtown Wilmington.
Rain Date: The parade will be held rain or shine, however, in the event of extreme weather which may affect the safety of parade participants, spectators and staff as determined by city officials, the parade will be postponed to the following Sunday, December 15.
Time: 6:25 pm
The parade registration deadline was November 15, 2019
All parade entries are eligible for wards. A panel of guest judges will make their selections for winners of the categories below after the parade with winners announced and notified the following day. Entries will be judged on overall presentation including appearance, image & sound, use of decorations/lights, creativity, originality and precision.
- Best Float - Commercial: $100 / Plaque
- Best Float - Non-Commercial: $100 / Plaque
- Best Non-Float: $100 / Plaque
- Best Band: $100 / Plaque