Christmas Parades

Sea Isle City Christmas Parade
Friday, Nov. 25 at 6 p.m.
Parade travels along JFK Blvd., beginning at Central Ave. and continuing east before culminating at Excursion Park.

Stone Harbor’s Annual Christmas Parade
Saturday, Nov. 26 at 6:30 p.m.
Parade begins at 111th St. along 3rd Ave., turns onto 96th St. and ends at Beach Lot. Be sure to visit Harbor Square Theatre for post-parade Holiday movie screenings! For more information, visit or call (609) 368-6101.

Dennis Township Christmas Parade
Thursday, Dec. 1 at 7 p.m.
Route is Academy Rd., Dennisville. Bleacher seating will be available along Academy Rd. Groups and organizations are invited to participate! Post-parade festivities will be held in the school cafeteria. Children ages 12 and under will receive candy from Santa! To participate and for more information, call (609) 861-1045 or visit

Middle Township Christmas Parade
Friday, Dec. 2 at 6 p.m.
Parade begins in the Acme parking lot, with participants arriving at 5 p.m., then moves over to the Cape Savings bank parking lot. It proceeds south on Route 9 starting at 6 p.m. Judging will be in front of the Bellevue Tavern. The parade will make a right onto Hand Ave. and proceed to Boyd St., make a right onto Boyd St. then go to the tree lighting ceremony at Township Hall. To register to participate or for more information, call (609) 465-8743 or visit

Ocean City Christmas Parade
Friday, Dec. 2 at 6:30 p.m.
This annual tradition will feature marching bands, dance groups, special guests and, of course, Santa! Route is 6th to 11th Sts. on Asbury Ave. Want to participate in the parade? Find registration information at For more information, call (609) 399-6111.

West Cape May Christmas Parade
Saturday, Dec. 3 at 5 p.m. (Rain date: Sunday, Dec. 4)
Now in its 51st year, the parade steps off from the West Cape May Volunteer Firehouse and marches south on Broadway, then winds east on Perry St. and onto Carpenter Ln. in the City of Cape May. To participate and for more information, call (609) 884-1005 or visit

Greater Wildwood Jaycees Christmas Parade
Friday, Dec. 9 at 6 p.m. (Rain date: Sunday, Dec. 11 at 5 p.m.)
Watch a festive line-up of floats, fire trucks and other creatively decorated vehicles parade down the streets of the Wildwoods accompanied by Santa himself! Parade begins at 16th & Central Aves., then continues South on Pacific Ave. through Wildwood to Heather Rd. in Wildwood Crest, and ends at the Wildwoods Convention Center. Parade awards will be presented in the Wildwoods Convention Center at 7:30 p.m. For registration and more information, call (609) 729-5501 or visit

Woodbine’s Annual Christmastime Parade
Saturday, Dec. 10 at 6 p.m.
Mayor William Pikolycky invites local residents and neighboring municipalities to join the Borough of Woodbine in celebrating the upcoming holiday season. Sponsored by the Woodbine Volunteer Fire Company, the parade will begin at 6 p.m. and line up will start at 5 p.m. along Bryant St. The parade will start on Bryant, head south onto Washington, continue to Clay St., head east on Clay to Heilprin Ave., continue north on Heilprin, then proceed west on DeHirsch Ave., stopping at the Firehouse. Categories for prizes will be: Best Appearing Fire Company, Best Appearing Rescue Squad; Best Appearing Float; Best Marching Unit. For registration and more information, call Jeanette at (609) 861-2464.

Lower Township Rotary Club’s 36th Annual Christmas Parade
Saturday, Dec. 10 at 6 p.m.
Line up begins at 5 p.m. on Breakwater Rd., off of Fishing Creek, and the parade heads south on Bayshore Rd. to the ending point at Rosehill Parkway. Divisions include: Commercial, Community Service, Performing Arts, Fire & Rescue Floats, Religious, Fire & Rescue Decorated Equipment and Youth Groups. For registration and more information, visit, call (609) 827-8771 or email

Be on the lookout for more Christmas parades happening in Cape May County!