Light Up the Night Christmas Parade in Historic Downtown Southport


SOUTHPORT, NC Nov. 30, 2015“Oh what fun it is to ride” (or watch) the annual Light Up the Night Christmas Parade in downtown Southport! Congressman David Rouzer will be the parade marshal this year in one of Southport’s most treasured traditions, sponsored by the Southport Fire Department. Starting at 6:30 on December 11, fire engines, classic cars, floats, bands, all decorated in Christmas lights will make their enchanted trek up Howe St. from the waterfront to the fire station where children will be treated by Santa himself. There will be a raffle for 3 children’s bicycles and a car seat, donated by the Southport Police Department.

Light Up The Night Parade - Southport

Date/Time: December 11, 6:30pm

The public is invited to line both sides of Howe St. and enjoy this one of a kind parade, destined to be a holiday tradition. You don’t want to miss this festive community event!

It’s not too late to sign up if you want to participate in the parade. Just go to the www.cityofsouthport.com website and click on the parade application link under events. It’s free!

For more information, please contact:
Joni Schinske
Southport Tourism Department
910-477-1484