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76th Annual Raleigh Christmas Parade

  • Dates: November 21, 2020
  • Presenting Organization: Greater Raleigh Merchants Association
  • Venue: Corner of Hillsborough St. at Saint Mary's St.
  • Location: Downtown Raleigh
  • Address: Hillsborough St. at Saint Mary's St., Raleigh, 27603
  • Phone: 919.256.3640
  • Times: 9:30am
  • Admission: Free


The 2020 Raleigh Christmas Parade presented by Shop Local Raleigh will be held Sat., Nov. 21, 2020.

The Raleigh Christmas Parade is the largest Christmas parade between Washington, D.C., and Atlanta. Over 250,000 will watch the parade live from home and over 60,000 will attend the parade in person. The parade will last approximately 2.5 hours and will feature something for the whole family. It will be rebroadcasted on Christmas morning.