Christmas Parade entry deadline extended through Monday, November 28th at 3pm.
The City of Texas City cordially invites residents, school districts, churches, businesses, and groups/organizations to participate in “Christmas by the Bay” Parade, Thursday, December 1st, 2016, beginning at 5:30pm.
The parade lineup is from 4:00p.m. to 5:30p.m. The route begins at the corner of Phoenix Lane (Nessler Park Complex) and Palmer Highway (9th Avenue North). It will travel east down Palmer Highway to 6th Street, then turn right on 6th Street and end on 5th Avenue North. See attached for specific lineup areas.
To enter the parade, fill out the attached parade entry form and return via US Postal Mail, fax (409-949-4810), email (firstname.lastname@example.org), or hand delivery to Department of Recreation and Tourism | 2010 5th Ave. North | Texas City, TX 77590. Deadline for parade entry form is Monday, November 28th at 3pm.
An awards presentation will immediately follow the parade in front of the Showboat Pavilion. There will be a trophy presentation, entertainment, and visits with Santa. Awards will go to Most Original, Religious Theme, Individual Entry, Small Business, Mayor’s Trophy, Emergency Response and Best of Theme, “Christmas by the Bay.” See flyer for more details.