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Grab a warm beverage from a local business, bring along some quilts + lawn chairs, and join us along South Central Avenue between 2nd Street and 9th Street for the Downtown Holiday Parade!
City parking lots are located along Maple Ave and Chestnut Ave. (West 2nd Street will be closed from Central Avenue to Spruce Avenue to allow for a float lineup, with auxiliary letting traffic through on Chestnut Avenue.)
Following the parade at 7:30 PM, enjoy the plaza tree lighting. Sing ‘O Christmas Tree’ with family and friends, warm up by the bonfires, and enjoy complimentary cocoa and s’mores beside St. Nick, Mrs. Claus, the Snow Queen, and real reindeer from the North Pole.
Holiday Parade Sponsors include:
+ Pick n’ Save
+ Doine Excavating
+ Golden Glow 4H
+ Seehafer Farm Creamery
+ Kobussen Busses
South Central Avenue between 2nd Street and 9th Street will be closed to traffic by the City’s Street Division starting at 3 p.m. the day of the parade and reopened shortly after the parade is finished. City parking lots located along Maple Avenue and Chestnut Avenue (West 2nd Street will be closed from Central Avenue to Spruce Avenue to allow for a float lineup, with the Police Auxiliary letting traffic through on Chestnut Avenue.)
Looking for more events in central Wisconsin? See our full calendar of events for Marshfield, Wood County, and Marathon County here.
Note: Marshfield is open, and all visitors are welcome. Please travel safely and responsibly. Some businesses and events may have modified hours or procedures; please contact businesses or event organizers directly for specific information.