Applications for the 2019 Holiday Parade are now being accepted. Families, businesses, community organizations and neighborhoods are encouraged to enter a decorated vehicle, float or walking group. Registration is free, easy and can be completed online. Visit IrvingEvents.org to complete the online entry form or visit the form now. Applications are due by 5 p.m. Nov. 27. Participants are required to attend mandatory parade meeting Dec. 3 in the Irving City Hall Council Chambers, 825 W. Irving Blvd.
Now is your chance to help bring the North Pole to Irving at the Holiday Extravaganza. Create a parade entry that showcases what you might find at the North Pole or something you may see there. Make sure to use colorful decorations, play festive music and wear fun Christmas costumes or clothing.
The parade takes place at 5 p.m. Dec. 7 along Second Street and Irving Boulevard in downtown Irving. The annual parade is followed by a tree lighting ceremony and fireworks display at Irving City Hall. Parking and admission to the event are free. Food and beverage vendors will be on-site for purchase.
For more information about the event, call (972) 721-2501.