Siler City Christmas parade to be held on December 1

Siler City, NC – The Siler City Christmas Parade, organized by the Chatham Chamber of Commerce, will take place in downtown Siler City on Thursday, December 1 at 7 p.m.  “Music Tells the Story of Christmas” is the theme for this year’s Christmas Parade.

siler-city471The parade will travel down S. Chatham, take a right onto Beaver Street to S. Birch Street, a left onto W. Raleigh Street to Park Shopping Center (Maxway) and will disperse from here.

All parade participants are required to complete parade entries forms.  All entries must go through the Chatham Chamber of Commerce office.  Parade entry forms can be downloaded from the Chamber website at Forms can also be picked up at the Chatham Chamber of Commerce, located at 531 E. 3rd Street, Siler City.  If the Chamber office is closed, entry forms will be placed outside the Chamber office door.

For more information or for entry submission, contact the Chamber office by phone at 919.742.3333 or by email at .  Entries should be submitted by Tuesday, November 29.  Cash prizes will be given to the top 3 judged floats.

Be sure to join us for some excitement in the courtyard on Chatham Avenue before and after the parade:

Siler City Merchant Association’s annual Tree Lighting at 6:30 p.m.

The Hangout Worship Band will perform onstage before and after the parade (sponsored by the Siler City Merchant’s Association and the Hangout Band)

Santa will visit with children in the courtyard right after the parade.