Thank you for your online submission to the Happy Holly Days Christmas Parade! You are entered, and you won't her from us again until about a week before Parade Day when we will email you your line-up instructions. If you have any questions in the meantime, we will be happy to help you at (919) 552-6221.
Pay your entry fee by credit card before Nov. 26 by going to the Kiwanis Club of Holly Springs payment portal at this button:
Parade Day Basics:
- The parade is always 11 a.m. the second Saturday of December -- rain or shine.
- You will receive your Parade Day instruction packet by email about a week before the parade.
- Where you to to line up varies, depending on your entry, so refer to your parade info packet when you receive it.
- Line-up time that morning begins at 9 a.m., and everyone must be in place by 10:35 a.m.
- Streets around the parade will start closing at about 10:40 a.m. (which means if you aren't in place, you aren't going to be!)
- When the streets are cleared, the parade will begin moving forward at 10:45 a.m.
- The parade will step onto Main Street at 10:45 a.m. and PAUSE at Holly Springs Road to allow all units to close the gaps. The parade will resume from Holly Springs Road for the official start at 11 a.m.
- All entries are urged to think "parade" and decorate themselves and their entries in a festive manner!
- Don't plan on throwing candy. To protect the smallest parade spectators from injury, we can't allow it.
- At the parade's end, your entry will either:
- continue straight on Main Street and exit onto a side street, per you instructions
- continue straight on Main Street to leave the parade behind by going straight
- turn right onto Ballentine Street.
- Your information email will tell you how.
Business Entry Fee Mail-Your-Check Option:
If you prefer, you can pay your entry fee by check payable to the Holly Springs Kiwanis Club in the appropriate entry fee amount to:
The Kiwanis Club
c/o Town of Holly Springs
P.O. Box 8
Holly Springs, NC 27540
If we don't receive your entry fee by the November deadline, we will call or email to make payment arrangements.