Late August - The parade theme is selected and the applications are posted on this site for download.

November 15th - deadline for applying before $50 late fee is added.


November 15th- Line-up is posted on the website and updated as needed.(It will be posted on Facebook and this site as soon as possible).


Tues. Before Thanksgiving - Grand Marshal announced. Block captains assigned to assist entrants lining up. They will contact entrants before the parade.


Tuesday After Thanksgiving - PARADE NIGHT! Entries should be in position by 5:30 for Judging. 


Frequently Asked Questions:

What is the Parade Route?

The parade begins on Broad Street at 1st Avenue and ends at 6th Avenue in front of City Hall.


How much does it cost?


     - There is a $100 entry fee  up to November 15th and a late fee of $50 will be added on entries accepted after the November 15th deadline.


Can I sell goods or food on the sidewalk during the parade?  


     -All vendors must contact the City of Rome Business License Department  for a temporary vendor license. (706) 236-4459.


 Do you have a lost and found for items lost during the parade?


   - No, the parade committee only organizes and manages the parade itself. You may report lost items to the Rome Police Department.

The 2022 Christmas Parade Theme is

"The Joys of Christmas"

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Date: Tuesday, November 29, 2022
Rain Date: Thursday, December 1, 2022
Time: 6:30

Please download our application and parade rules below. All entrants must read the rules prior to the parade



Also visit Rome Christmas Parade on Facebook for updates and parade information

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