22nd Annual Christmas Light Parade & Tree Lighting

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More than 100 brilliantly lit floats will march down Coleman Boulevard as the Mount Pleasant Christmas Light Parade sets sail to the delight of thousands of residents and visitors. The festivities begin at 5:30 p.m. with the lighting of the Town of Mount Pleasant Christmas Tree and fireworks display at Moultrie Middle School, immediately followed by the parade.

The parade starts at Shem Creek, proceeds up Coleman Boulevard and concludes at Camellia Drive around 8:00 p.m.

The Old Village will be accessible from McCants Drive via Rifle Range Road. Russell Drive will be accessible from Chuck Dawley Boulevard.

The entire parade route is a No Drone Zone in the interest of public safety; please leave your drones home!  Find answers to Frequently Asked Questions here.


If you would like to participate in the 22nd Annual Christmas Light Parade, please review the rules then complete and submit the application. Town of Mount Pleasant organizations are given priority status until Oct. 1, then applications from entities outside town limits will be considered for entry. All participants must send a representative to a MANDATORY parade meeting on November 16 at either 1:00 or 5:30, or forfeit space to someone on the wait list who is in attendance.

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