Witness Encinitas Holiday Parade roll along Coast Highway 101 on December 2, 2017. Feast your eyes with amazing and beautiful floats plus performance art and music. This event is free and for all ages. This will also be a perfect event to bond with your family and friends.

The parade begins at 5:30 p.m. It is preceded by a 5 p.m. tree lighting ceremony with a brief appearance by Santa at the Lumberyard (near Starbucks coffee).

The 2017 parade theme is “Celebrating the Arts.” Encinitas has a thriving art scene, and for the 2017 Parade, we invite our nearly 100 expected entries to go all out with creativity, showcasing amazing and beautiful floats, performance art and music.

For additional information, visit http://www.kpbs.org/events/2017/dec/02/encinitas-holiday-parade-2017/?et=82096