Parade Participant Application

Show Off Your Winter Spirit

If you applied before October 16, we’ll notify you by November 1 if your organization has been selected. You’ll need to pay a $50 participant fee at this time.

Apply to be on the waitlist for the 2022 Chapel Hill-Carrboro Holiday Parade.

Saturday, December 3
10:30 AM – 12:30 PM

We want to create a festive, safe, and inclusive experience for both parade participants and spectators.

We’re seeking community organizations with diverse cultural and faith traditions to participate. Some things to know before applying:  

  • Get Festive. Your parade unit must be decorated with a winter theme and have entertainment value. Be a spectacle!
  • Get Creative. You must provide a description of how your unit will entertain/engage spectators. Show us what you got!
  • No ads. No entries are permitted for strictly advertising, fundraising, or recruitment activities. No political campaigning or electioneering!

DEADLINE: Sunday, October 16
*if you apply after the deadline, you’ll be placed on a waiting list and notified if space allows. 

About Chapel Hill-Carrboro Holiday Parade