Memphis Area Christmas Parades


If you want to attend a Christmas or Holiday parade in Memphis or the Mid-South, you have plenty to choose from in 2017. Here is a chronological list of local parades with route information, dates, and times.

Updated by Holly Whitfield November 2017.

  • 01 of 13

    Saturday, November 18, 2017
    10 a.m.

    The annual Whitehaven Christmas parade will go down Elvis Presley Blvd. from the Southland Mall to Laudeen Drive near Piccadilly.

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    Thursday, November 30, 2017
    6:30 pm

    The Southaven Christmas Parade of Lights will step off at SouthPoint Church, left on Stateline/Main Street, right on Northwest Drive to City Hall.

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    Friday, December 1, 2017
    7 p.m.
    (rain date Dec. 2)

    The 41st annual Collierville Christmas parade will travel along Byhalia Road between Market Street and Frank Road.

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    Saturday, December 2, 2017
    12 p.m.

    The 10th annual Frayser-Raleigh Holiday Parade will march south on Watkins from Burnham to Frayser Boulevard, ending at Frayser and Overton Crossing. There will be a float and decorated vehicle competition and a marching band competition. 

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  • 05 of 13

    Saturday, December 2, 2017
    1 p.m.

    The Millington Christmas parade will march down Navy Road from Newport to Leroy Boatwright Street. There’s a free brunch with Mrs. Clause at the Baker Community Center at 10 a.m. on that same day.

  • 06 of 13

    Saturday, December 2, 2017
    2 p.m.

    The annual City of Memphis Holiday Parade will march down Beale Street with antique cars, floats, dance troupes, marching bands, and of course, Santa Claus. 

  • 07 of 13

    Saturday, December 2, 2017
    2 p.m.

    The Olive Branch Christmas parade will march north on Pigeon Roost from Olive Branch Elementary, south on Cockrum Rd., east on College, and south on Blocker. The parade will include bands, floats, horses, motorcycles, performers, and Santa Claus.

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    Saturday, December 2, 2017 
    3 p.m.

    The Arlington Christmas parade will march on Airline Road from Arlington High School to Arlington Elementary School. The theme is “A Super Hero Christmas”.

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    Saturday, December 2, 2017
    4 p.m.

    The Bartlett Christmas parade will include marching bands, clowns, floats, antique cars, horses, and more, and will begin in front of the McDonald's on Stage Road and will march west to Shelby Street. The theme is "A Storybook Christmas". 

  • 10 of 13

    Saturday, December 2, 2017 
    4:30 p.m.

    The Horn Lake Christmas In The Park parade is a stationary event at Latimer Lakes Park with walk-by floats, Santa’s Tent, Christmas tree lighting, carolers, and more.

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    Saturday, December 2, 2017
    5:00 p.m.

    The "Celebrate a Merry Munford Christmas!" Parade will march through Downtown Munford and end at City Park on College Street with a tree lighting ceremony. There will be children's activities, including greeting Santa, in the Band Room at 87 College Street and 63 College Street after the parade.

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    Monday, December 4, 2017
    6:30 p.m. (rain date December 11)

    The Hernando Christmas parade will travel from the intersection of Mt. Pleasant Road and Commerce Street, to the historic Hernando Court Square, and ends at Hernando Baptist Church on East Center Street.

    The theme is “Let It Snow".

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  • 13 of 13

    Saturday, December 9, 2017 
    2 p.m.
    (Rain date on December 10)

    The City of Germantown Holiday Parade will go west on Farmington from Kimbrough to Exeter, north on Exeter and ending at Germantown Athletic Club. Bring a new, unwrapped toy and uniformed Marines will collect them along the route for Toys For Tots.

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