Decatur Christmas Parade, spreading joy and holiday cheer, takes place every winter, in Downtown Decatur. The parade begins at 6 pm at the intersection of Second Avenue and Gordon Drive. The procession ends at the Old State Bank.
Decatur Christmas Parade features dozens of festive floats, decorated vehicles, community groups, and much more. Best decorated float, walkers, animals, or vehicles are awarded cash prizes.
The annual Decatur Christmas Parade is organized by the Decatur Jaycees. The tradition of celebrating the magic of Christmas together is cherished by the community. Downtown Decatur is always festively decorated for the holidays. Local businesses participate in the annual Spectacle of Lights, decorating their windows and storefronts. Visitors can look up an interactive map to learn where to see Christmas lights and décor in the downtown area.