2016 Citrus County Chamber Christmas Parades




The Citrus County Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce that the 2017 Christmas Parade theme will be
"Christmas Classics" 

("What Christmas Classics?", you might ask! Well, it's up to you! Any Christmas special, animation, or movie will count!)
 



The Crystal River Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, December 2rd beginning at 6:00 pm. The parade route will start at Citrus Avenue and proceed south on US Hwy 19, ending at Paradise Road. 

This is a night parade with many of the floats decorated in Christmas lights and playing festive Christmas music. You can join in on the fun by wearing your favorite holiday outfit, Santa hat, Reindeer antlers, light up necklaces, etc.!



The Inverness Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, December 9th beginning at 12:00 pm. The parade route will start at Montgomery Ave and will proceed east on Hwy 44, ending at Martin Luther King Jr. Ave.

This is a day time parade with many of the floats playing festive Christmas music! Perfect for those who have young ones that can't stay out too late. Join in on the fun by wearing your favorite holiday out fit or dress up as one of Santa's helpers!



Participant Information

So you want to participate in this year's parade? Great news! 

This year, all applications can be filled out online, so no need to print one out or waste time and money on mailing it in. Simply click on the electronic application form, fill it out and click submit. It's that easy!

Please note: 

If you are entering a vehicle as part of your float or entry, proof of insurance is required. You can attach a copy of your insurance on the electronic application, so have this information handy before filling it out. If you are unable to attach a copy of insurance, you can email it to kathleen@citruscountychamber.com or mail it to Citrus County Chamber 915 N. Suncoast Blvd. Crystal River, FL 34429. Proof of insurance must be submitted no later than November 28th. If we do not receive it by then, you will not be allowed to participate.