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The annual Cherokee Christmas Parade is set to return. On December 09, 2023, at 6:00 PM, locals and vistors alike will gather to celebrate the holiday season with festive floats, music, and creativity. Don't miss this magical holiday event that brings the community together in the spirit of Christmas!
Participants from various organizations and individuals are invited to be part of this event. The parade route will take you through downtown Cherokee, turning onto 441 N., and concluding behind the Qualla Arts & Crafts. See below for more details.
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This year, participants have the chance to shine and win fantastic prizes. Floats will be judged based on lighting, music, and creativity. The prizes include 1st Place: $550, 2nd Place: $300, and 3rd Place: $200. The competition promises to be fierce as participants transform their floats into a mesmerizing display of holiday cheer.
Rules and Guidelines:
Parade participant application, W-9, and liability forms are available at The Cherokee Welcome Center or for download on VisitCherokeeNC.com. For more information, please contact the Cherokee Welcome Center at (828) 359-6490 or Josie Long at (828) 359-6491, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.