North Mecklenburg Christmas Parade

The Davidson Fire Department and Cornelius-Lemley Volunteer Fire Department proudly present the 34th Annual North Mecklenburg Christmas Parade.

Event Details


  • When: Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: The parade starts in Davidson at the intersection of Griffith Street and Highway 115 and goes into Cornelius at the intersection of Highway 115 and Catawba Avenue
You'll see high school bands, horses, tractors, school groups, civic organizations, and more!

Street Closures on Saturday, December 3 for the Parade 



In addition to closing Main Street from Beaty Street to the Cornelius border, South Street from Mimosa Street to the Antiquity Bridge will also be closed starting at noon until approximately 3:30 p.m.  For information on detours, please visit www.townofdavidson.org/parade.

Please contact the Davidson Police Department at 704-892-5131 with any questions.  

We recognize that this might pose driving challenges and appreciate your patience until the roads open up.


Line-up takes place between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.  All parade participants must be in their assigned positions no later than 12:00 p.m. Streets will be closed at 12:00 p.m. Staff will be on-hand to assist you in finding your assigned spot.

We hope you enjoy the parade!


Important information



Demobilization Areas Map 
Parade Line-up Order
Parade Rules & Regulations
Parade Staging and Detour Map
Parade Detours