Sussex County 4-H Clubs are invited to participate in this year’s traditional holiday event by marching in the Greater Newton Chamber of Commerce Holiday Parade. This event has been held for over 50 years with participants from all over the county. The parade begins promptly at 10:00 am. The theme of this year’s parade is Songs of Christmas. Please feel free to use your imagination to bring your group or float to life.
Awards will be given for floats and/or groups who best depict the theme.
Please be advised that floats and groups that wish to be judged must be in place by 8:30 AM. Judging will begin promptly by 8:30 AM.
If you are interested in building a float there are several supply and informational sites available on the web.
All floats will enter lower Spring Street via Diller Avenue with judging taking place before the parade so that as participants reach the reviewing stand the winners will be announced.
All other participating marchers and vehicles should arrive between 8:30-9:30 AM at lower Spring Street staging area, this is open to drop off marchers only.
No one is allowed to park their vehicle in the staging area.
Be advised that the staging area will be blocked off to all vehicular traffic.
Parking is available at all municipal parking lots.in the Town, and down at Memory Park.
Musical groups, floats, animals, and vehicles such as antique cars are welcome to participate in Parade. If you or your group wish to join in the parade festivities, please fill out this form and return it to us by November 15, 2019.
Mail, email, or fax form to:
Greater Newton Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 386
Newton, NJ 07860
PHONE: 973-300-0433 – FAX- 973-579-6114
We look forward to celebrating the beginning of the Holiday Season with you on November 30, 2019
The Holiday Parade Committee