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.
Upcoming road construction may impact the parade route beginning this year - check back for details this winter!
Sunday, December 11, 2016
-Northbound Patriots Point Blvd/McGrath Darby to Pelzer closes at 4:00 p.m.
-Southbound Pelzer to Houston Northcutt closes at 4:00 p.m.
-All Lanes Pelzer to Sea Island Shopping Center close at 5:00 p.m.
The parade starts at the intersection of Coleman Boulevard and Pelzer Drive, crosses over Shem Creek, proceeds up Coleman Boulevard and concludes at Sea Island Shopping Center 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!
Participation: Mark your calendar and check back here for the entry form on September 1 to participate in the 21st Annual Christmas Light Parade on December 11, 2016.
For additional information, please visit the website listed above.
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