2018 Lowcountry Holiday Parade Schedule

Communities all over the Lowcountry will celebrate the season with parades featuring floats, music, lights and thousands of joyful marchers and spectators. Find a holiday parade near you and get in the spirit!

Folly Beach Christmas Parade

Saturday, December 8, 2018

“Sandy” Claus is making a stop at Folly Beach and will make his way right down Center Street.  The floats and fun start at 1:00 p.m. Afterwards, stick around for the Arts & Crafts Show at Folly River Park, plus live music, roasted marshmallows and a chance to meet Mr. and Mrs. Claus!

 

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North Charleston Christmas Parade and Festival

Saturday, December 8, 2018

The North Charleston Christmas Parade has been cancelled due to weather.

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Holiday Parade of Boats

Saturday, December 8, 2018

A fleet of twinkling boats will set sail and light up Charleston Harbor once again. The 37th Annual Holiday Parade of Boats is produced by the City of Charleston and America’s Boating Club Charleston.

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Mount Pleasant Christmas Light Parade

Sunday, December 9, 2018

The 23rd annual event will kick off at 5:30 p.m. with a fireworks show. Then hundreds of vehicles lit by thousands of lights will set off from Mill Street traveling south and ending at the intersection of West Coleman Boulevard and Patriots Point Road.

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City of Charleston Holiday Parade

Sunday, December 16, 2018

The City of Charleston parade will begin at 3:00 p.m. near Colonial Lake and continue up Broad Street to King Street, ending on Calhoun Street near Marion Square. Don’t miss the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony in Marion Square following the parade.

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Summerville Christmas Parade

Sunday, December 16, 2018

The Town of Summerville will come together for their annual celebration of the season at 2:00 p.m. with one of the state’s largest parades, sponsored by Summerville DREAM.

 

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