9 Fun Holiday Parades You Won’t Want To Miss 2015-11-30T05:57:38+00:00

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We love holiday parades! Not only are they super fun, but they get you in the mood for the holidays. While the Kalamazoo Holiday Parade has already taken place on November 14, there are still a number of great parades throughout our communities in SW Michigan.

Break out your calendar and plan to attend one of these upcoming holiday parades. 


November 21

Battle Creek Christmas Parade |  November 21 at 5:45 pm | Downtown Battle Creek

Grand Rapids Christmas Parade | November 21 at 9:00 am | Downtown Grand Rapids

November 30

Marshall’s 51st Annual Christmas Parade | November 30 at 7:00 pm | Downtown Marshall


Reindog 2014 photo by Joshua Nowicki

(Reindog Holiday Parade. Photo credit: Joshua Nowicki, St. Joseph Today)

December 2

Galesburg Winter Wonderland | December 2 at 6:00 pm | Downtown Galesburg

December 4

Candle-light Christmas Parade | December 4 at 7:00 pm | Downtown Dowagiac

December 5

Children’s Christmas Parade | December 5 at 10:00 am | Downtown Paw Paw

Hometown Christmas | December 5 at 7:00 pm | Downtown Otsego

Saugatuck’s “Whoville” Christmas Parade | December 5 at 1:00 pm | Downtown Saugatuck

17th Annual Reindog Holiday Parade | December 5 at 4:00 pm | Downtown St. Joseph

Christmas in the Village | December 5 at 5:30 | Downtown Vicksburg


Stay tuned! Our Santa Sighting Guide is here! There are a ton of places that you can find Santa this year!

Let us know if we’ve missed any of your favorite holiday parades. Leave a comment in the section below or submit event here.