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West Chester PA Old Fashioned Christmas Parade - December 3rd, 2010

West Chester PA Old Fashioned Christmas Parade - Friday, December 3, 2010

Tree Lighting: 6:15pm (before the start of the run) 

Jingle Elf Run/Walk 6:30pm; Parade 7:30pm

This is a wonderful Christmas Parade every year. Come out and enjoy an evening in West Chester PA starting off with Dinner with family & friends. If you want to exercise before the Parade take in the 2nd Annual Jingle Elf Run/Walk. Then enjoy the Parade. The parade route runs New Street to Gay Street, Gay Street to Matlack Street, Matlack Street to Market Street and back up Market Street past New Street (in the opposite direction of traffic).

American Idol Jason Castro will perform all along the parade route.

Santa is our honored guest of the evening and will appear last in the parade.

Gay and Market Streets will start to close around 5:30 PM.

Parking is available in the following parking garages:

Chestnut Street Garage - Located on the corner of Chestnut and Walnut Streets.

High Street Garage - Located on High Street between Market and Miner Streets.

Parking Lot 13 - Located on the corner of Matlack and Chestnut Streets. (Flat Lot)

Borough Parking Lot - Located on Chestnut Street between High and Church Streets.

Borough Parking Lot - Located on Chestnut Street between Church and Darlington Streets

West Chester University - Open lots on campus for general parking. Sharpless Street Garage is a pay to

park lot on campus.

Henderson High School - 400 Montgomery Ave

Street parking is also available on various streets throughout the borough. Just be sure to avoid parking

posted as permit parking only!

YES! Friday, December 3rd is also FIRST FRIDAY in downtown West Chester. Many of the retail shops

will stay open late for shopping.

Enjoy a great night in West Chester, PA. Hope to see you there!


Comment balloon 2 commentsBill Gero • December 03 2010 04:31PM


Sounds like a lot of fun for the whole family! Have a great time! Happy Holidays!



Posted by Michael A. Caruso (Surterre Properties) almost 9 years ago


These are the best events of the year.  So good to attend with family and friends.  If I lived closer, I would be there!  Thanks for the post!

Posted by Frances C. Rokicki, Broker-Mentor,CRS (Fran Rokicki Realty, LLC) over 8 years ago