Add Ship Bottom Annual Christmas Parade to Your Holiday List

The 42nd Ship Bottom Christmas Parade will be heading down Long Beach Blvd in time to usher Santa into the region. This time honored tradition will take place Saturday, December 4 from 1 to 3pm with the 2021 theme of Comfort & Joyful Christmas.

The parade steps off at 5th Street and will continue down the Blvd to 25th Street. New location for the judging stand will be at 19th & Blvd on the East Side. Everyone is welcome to hear marching bands, musical acts, enjoy floats, costumed groups, performances, antique and custom vehicles. The star of the show will be Santa himself, arriving at the end of the parade.

Southern Ocean Chamber has been a proud sponsor of the parade since the event began and encourages businesses, organizations, groups and individuals can register for free to enter to be part of the parade. In order to be judged during the event, everyone should pre register before November 26. Please register online here.

Volunteers 16 and up are also needed! If you would like to assist with line up, decorating the stage and other parade assignments, please contact 609-494-2171 x102 or email [email protected]