Application Deadline Extended to October 22 for 2016 Wake Forest Christmas Parade

The application deadline for participation in the 2016 Wake Forest Christmas Parade has been extended one week to Saturday, Oct. 22.

Applications are available online at and at the Wake Forest Town Hall, 301 S. Brooks St.

Interested participants may submit their application online or by mail to Wake Forest Christmas Parade, c/o Wake Forest Downtown, Inc., 301 S. Brooks St., Wake Forest, NC 27587. Entries postmarked by Saturday, Oct. 22, will be considered for inclusion based on the number of entries needed for each category. Accepted entrants will be notified via email no later than Monday, Oct. 31.

Please note: Due to space considerations, the 2016 Christmas Parade is unable to accept additional entries from automobile and motorcycle clubs.

Payment for entry must be received by Monday, Nov. 14, to secure a position in the parade. Parade packets for accepted participants will be mailed Monday, Nov. 28. The packet will include vehicle passes, parking information, and other pertinent event details.

Sponsored by PowerSecure and presented by Wake Forest Downtown, Inc., this year’s Wake Forest Christmas Parade is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 10, at 1 p.m.

For more information, contact the Downtown Development Office at 919-435-9416 or