Spring Hill Christmas Parade
Kiwanis of Spring Hill &
Saturday, December 3, 2016
Parade Information:2016 Parade Application is now available.
Parade participants please please read carefully the following information before completing the application. There are many changes from previous years so please make sure to communicate these with all of your participants and parents.
|LINE UP DETAILS|
|Lineup will begin at 3:30 PM on Stephen P Yokich Pkwy between McDonalds and Kedron Pkwy
|Vehicles will not be permitted to park in the line up area prior to 3:30PM|
|Vehicles that will be in the parade, please enter the line up area from Beechcroft Road or Kedron Parkway (see map below)|
|People being dropped off for the parade will need to utilize some of the adjacent parking areas such as Home Depot, McDonalds or Food Lion. Vehicles not in the parade will not be permitted in the line up area to drop off participants.|
|Marching Bands will utilize the area grass areas at the UAW Hall for staging and preparation.|
|Groups with large number of walkers, please keep the group together and as compact as possible to leave room for everyone.|
|The theme for the parade this year is Hometown Christmas, since the parade is in the evening you are encouraged to use light if possible.
|Float registration is $20. All non-profits, schools & churches are exempt.
Send Checks to:
Kiwanis of Spring Hill and Thompson's Station
PO Box 1822
Spring Hill, TN 37174
|The parade will begin at 5:00PM.|
|Float judging will be during the parade at the Children's Home Lawn from the judges booth. Winners will be announced after the parade is over and winners will be notified.
|Floats will be given a number at line up that must be displayed visible on the right side for the judges to see as they pass the judges booth.|
|The parade will begin at 5pm and will turn left onto Main Street. Someone will be at the front of the line up directing you when to go.|
|The parade will travel down Main Street, turn left on Beechcroft Road and continue back to Town Center Parkway and will end where it started.|
|The city float will have Santa Claus riding on it; no other floats or vehicles are permitted to have a Santa Claus.|
|Groups throwing candy, please make sure to throw it as far away from the vehicle as possible and ration enough to have candy for the onlookers that gather along Beechcroft Rd.|
|PARADE END AND PICK UP DETAILS|
|Please note, the parade will not end at Evans Park like in the past, however it will end exactly where it starts so please advise parents needing to pick up parade participants. All parade participants will need to continue back to the starting point and will not be permitted to turn into Evans Park.
|Once the parade makes it back to the line up location, the police will begin to open all closed roads and allow parade participants to leave.|
|Groups with walkers please get everyone off the street to a safe location such as adjacent business parking area. Bands should continue back to the UAW area where you were staged.|
|Please see the map below for more details and below the map you will find the parade registration form|
If you have questions or comments please contact the Spring Hill Parks and Recreation Department
Office Phone: 931-487-0027