Celebration of Lights Holiday Parade

Celebration of Lights "Hometown Traditions" Parade

Celebration of Lights LogoModesto's annual Celebration of Lights, "Hometown Traditions" theme for 2021, is scheduled for Saturday, December 4, 2021.  Join us at 5:30 PM for our annual Holiday Parade.  

Parade Float Registration Deadlines 

  • Final deadline for late entries is 4:30 p.m. on Friday, November 12th. Applications are accepted on a first-come-first serve basis.
  • Please note, once parade reaches full capacity, applications received prior to deadline will go on waitlist. Waitlist entries are not guaranteed to be in parade. To ensure your spot, submit your application as soon as possible.

Entry Information and Parade Rules

Remember to keep the theme, “Holiday Traditions”, in mind as you plan and design your entry (theme examples: Modesto traditions, Classic Modesto, Graffiti, Modesto Arch, etc.). Your entry will be judged based on your use of the theme, lights, music and other general areas. 

Parade Rules 

Prior to the parade, please review the Parade rules.  

Important Note:  Entries are no longer accepted on the website as of 4:30 PM on Friday, November 12th. Waitlist entries are not guaranteed to be in parade.  

Thank you to our Parade Sponsors

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