The 30th Annual Holidays in the City Grand Illumination Parade is the region’s most popular parade in Hampton Roads. The theme for 2014 is "Bright Lights, Big City". The Grand Illumination Parade will take place on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 7:00 PM in Downtown Norfolk.
We look forward to vibrant and innovative unit entries and we are very excited that you will be joining us to bring the Holiday Season to Hampton Roads!. Your parade unit will be seen by tens of thousands of spectators lining the streets of Downtown Norfolk and by thousands more through the ABC 13 televised broadcast and rebroadcasts throughout the holiday season.
The program guide contains information vital to application process. Please review it thoroughly before submitting your application as it contains deadlines, acceptance criteria, theme suggestions, tips and resources.
Click here to complete the online application. (It is advised that you review the Program Guide before completing the application.
If you have any questions, please contact us.