THE NBA HOLIDAY PARADE IS BACK!
This parade is a huge event that continues to provide a magical experience for the whole community. Hosted each year by the Newtown Business Association, it is a great opportunity for local business to get involved and for families to line the streets to watch a spectacular event. In past years over 50 groups have participated, totaling over 1,800 people. Come out and find a comfy spot to watch this amazing event on Sunday, December 5, 2021. Event will be held following all applicable CDC and local safety regulations at the time of the event.
The parade promptly kicks off at 2PM from South State Street at the Stocking Works. It then continues north to Washington Avenue and makes a left turn, then turns right onto Sycamore Street. The Parade eventually ends at the corner of Sycamore Street and Durham Road. Check out our Facebook Event page!
BE A PARADE SPONSOR: CLICK HERE to get all the details and purchase sponsorship! (you can register to participate as well at the same time, if you indicate you wish to be in the parade)
REGISTER TO PARTICIPATE in the parade below! Fee = $100.
Deadline to register to sponsor or participate is November 6th. Space limited: register early!
CLICK HERE to help out at the 2021 parade!
The annual NBA Newtown Holiday Parade will surely be an exciting event because all participants are required to be creative and showcase a festive holiday theme. Each group will be judged by a hand picked panel that reviews every participant, based on their presentation, creativity and theme, to decide the best in each category. The parade award categories judged will include: Most Unique Float, Most Festive Float, Best Overall Float, Most Creative Non-Float Vehicle, Best Holiday Spirit Non-Float Vehicle, Best Small Walking Group, Best Mid-Size Waling Group, Best Large Walking Group, Best Costume Mummers, Best Performance Mummers, and Best in Show. All winners will receive a certificate of recognition and will be announced shortly after the parade ends and posted on the Newtown Business Association's Facebook page.
*Event cancelation policy – this is a rain or shine NBA Events – The NBA reserves the right to cancel or postpone any event if, in the judgment of the NBA, inclement weather may present a danger to participants or attendees. If an event is cancelled or postponed due to weather or any public safety reasons, the NBA reserves the right to decide whether an event will be rescheduled and if any fees will be refunded.