Saturday, December 3, 2016
Parade at 4:30 PM
A festive and fun children's parade, which is followed by
community caroling and the lighting of the City Hall Christmas
Tree and a spectacular synchronized light show.
- Parade line-up begins at 4:00 PM on E Street NE.
- Pre-parade entertainment from 4:00-4:30 PM in front of City
- Again this year, Santa has asked Auburn for assistance in finding a child who could help him light the tree.
Please nominate a child between the ages of 5 and 9 to help Santa flip the magic switch that will light Auburn's Christmas Tree.
Other holiday activities include:
Holiday Snack and Craft at Washington Elementary, 20 E
Street NE. Event will be held on Saturday, December 3, from 2:00 -
4:00 PM. This is a great opportunity for families to create fun
holiday gingerbread houses and ornaments - a warm way to ring in the
holidays and a yummy activity prior to the parade.
Pre-registration is $3/$4 (resident/non-resident) or $5 at the door.
Yule Be Rockin' - A special holiday family concert, featuring Eric Herman and the Thunder Puppies. Concert will be held at the Auburn Avenue Theater, 10 Auburn Ave., on Saturday, December 3 at 6:30 PM. Tickets are $8/each and available on Brown Paper Tickets or by calling the Parks Office at 253-931-3043.
Leashed, licensed and well-behaved pets welcome at the Santa
Parade & Tree Lighting.
2016 Parade Rules & Regulations (PDF)
Parade Map (PDF)
Auburn Parks, Arts and
Amanda Valdez, Special Events and Farmers Market Specialist