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Clinton Christmas Parade scheduled for 6 p.m. Dec. 7

Registration deadline is Monday, Dec. 2

Clinton’s traditional Christmas Parade of bands, floats, and many other processional entries will begin at 6 p.m. Dec. 7.

This year’s theme is “A Small Town Christmas.”

Businesses, churches, schools and other marching groups are encouraged to register and participate in the parade.

There is no parade entry fee.

Deadline to register is 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 2. There will be no late entries allowed.

Entry forms can be picked up at the Anderson County Chamber of Commerce office at 245 North Main St., Suite 200, Clinton, or visit to download the application.

Entry forms may also be emailed to

Parade participants are requested to decorate their vehicles/floats for this event.

The parade Santa is to be the only Santa.

Each horse is required to have on a “diaper” to enter the parade route.

All pet owners are required to pick up after their animals by Clinton City Ordinance.

All parade vehicles must be street legal, and drivers must have a valid Tennessee driver’s license.

No ATVs, golf carts, mountain bikes, bicycles or skateboards will be allowed to partcipate.

Check-in will be at Jaycee Park/Anderson County Fairgrounds between 4 and 5:30 p.m.

First-, second- and third-place prizes will be awarded for the best and most creative entries that reflect the parade theme.

The Chamber of Commerce is looking forward to another great Christmas Parade and is excited to have it in the evening again.

For more information about the parade, contact the Chamber at 865-457-2559.