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2023 Martin Christmas Parade

December 4, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

2023 Martin Christmas Parade

The annual Martin Christmas Parade is a small town holiday tradition you don’t want to miss. The Martin Christmas parade is hosted by the Martin Kiwanis Club. Each year the parade has a new theme, the 2023 theme is Deck the Halls. The parade begins at the UT Martin Football Stadium and continues down University Street and Lindell Street through Downtown Martin.
Join us for the 2023 Christmas parade on Monday, December 4th. The parade begins at 7:00pm and usually ends about 8:00pm depening and number of participants.
Interested in riding in the parade? Register and pay here on Eventbrite. Link Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/…/2023-martin-kiwanis-club…
Entry fee: $5.00 Deadline for entries: December 1st
Lineup begins at 5:30 p.m.Judging is to begin at 6:00 p.m. in the UTM Football Parking Lot
Parade will begin at 7:00 p.m.
Three floats in each of commercial and non-commercial divisions will be awarded prizes judged on the following categories:
Demonstration of Parade Theme
Overall appearance
Creativity and use of color
Best demonstration of Christmas spirit
Most beautiful
Participation and enthusiasm of entry workers/riders/walkers
Overall attractiveness
In addition, one vehicle (not a float) will receive a prize as best decorated vehicle!
For safety purposes for the spectators and participants, DO NOT throw candy or other articles from your entry. Violating entries will be disqualified from judging and asked to leave the parade immediately. We ask that members of your organization walk along side your entry and distribute treats to the parade spectators.
Santa has already been contacted and has promised to be part of this parade. Please do not include another Santa in your entry.
Martin TN Christmas Parade


Downtown Martin
406 S. Lindell Street
Martin, TN 38237 United States
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