The Raleigh Christmas parade is the largest parade between Atlanta and Washington DC. Over 250,000 will watch the parade live from home and over 65,000 will attend the parade in person. The parade will last approximately 2.5 hours and will feature something for the whole family
The Greater Raleigh Merchants Association (GRMA) announces the 74th Annual Raleigh Christmas parade to be held on November 17, 2018 at 9:40 a.m. in downtown Raleigh. Sponsored by ABC11 – WTVD and LeithCars.com
Parade Route: download parade map
Begins on Hillsborough Street at St. Mary’s Street
proceeds to the State Capitol
turns right onto Salisbury Street
turns left onto Morgan St.
Turns right onto Fayetteville St
and continues to Lenoir Street where it disbands
Length of Parade Route:
Approximately 1.4 miles
The Parade will last about 2.5 hours. The Parade telecast airs from 10:00a.m. to 12:00p.m.