Families dressed in holiday clothes and strollers as well are welcome. At the end of the parade our participants will be offered a scoop of Doc Bernstein’s ice cream compliments of a donor!
The parade will begin at the corner of 16th Street and Grand Avenue proceed west to 9th Street, turn north on 9th Street and disband on Ramona Avenue at the Ramona Garden Park where Santa’s Workshop will be happening from 11 am until 7 pm, concluding with the Holiday Tree Lighting. Handmade/ Homemade crafts, food, and fun for the entire family with entertainment provided by the band, Critical Mass. Santa will be on hand with treats and will be available for photos!!
JUDGING: All judging of entries will be done at the reviewing stand located in front of Nan’s Book Store. The Judges decisions are final. Please ensure a representative from your entry will be at the awards ceremony.
AWARDS PRESENTATION: Awards will be announced and presented between 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. at the Ramona Garden Park Center, 993 Ramona Avenue.
Santa’s Workshop will take place immediately following the parade at Ramona Garden Park, which will be transformed into a 5- ton snowy winter wonderland! Don’t miss live music by the band Critical Mass, homemade and handmade items for sale, hot cocoa and snacks for the magical tree lighting ceremony at sunset.