The holiday season is upon us! This year the Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, December 10 at 6:30 p.m. The annual parade is sponsored by the Galveston Municipal Police Association and features floats from the community. We invite you to participate in the parade. Entry is at least one unwrapped toy for the Blue Santa program.
The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. on 25th Street and Postoffice, proceeding east to 19th Street, north to Strand, west to 25th Street, south to Postoffice and complete one additional loop before ending at 25th & Strand. The parade will line-up beginning at 5 p.m. at Postoffice between 25th and 26th streets, and on 26th Street between Postoffice and Winnie.
Streets in the downtown event area will be blocked off at approximately 5 p.m. with traffic being detoured to nearby surrounding streets. Immediately following the parade, the downtown area will be completely reopened to traffic. The parade is scheduled to end at 8 p.m.