The Cherryville Christmas Parade will take place at 10:30am on
Saturday, December 14, 2013. The parade will assemble down E. Main Street
beginning at Depot Street and parts of First Street into Nixon Gym
parking area. The parade will officially begin at the intersection of
Depot Street and E. Main Street where it will run through Main Street
until turning right onto Mulberry Street then proceeding to making a
right onto First Street and will end at the intersection of First St.
and Cherry St.
The City of Cherryville will allow parking at the First Baptist Church
parking lot. However, due to safety concerns of parade participants the
City of Cherryville will block off the parking lot as the parade begins
and not to allow anyone to leave until the parade has completely ended.
After the parade has ended safely cars will be allowed to leave the
First Baptist Church parking lot.
Parade Staff will also block the intersection of First St. and Pink St.
up to the intersection of First St. and Cherry St. to prevent excessive
traffic while parade participates unload and children are picked up by
their responsible guardian. Anyone needing to pick up a parade
participant will need to walk to the designated drop off area somewhere
along First Street and walk back to their car. The parade staff will
notify every registered participant who will then be responsible for
letting their organization know of their assigned pickup location.
experienced a few near miss incidents during the past couple parades.
These extra safety efforts are to protect all involved, especially young
children. Thank you for your cooperation. For more information please
contact Diana Beam at the Chamber of Commerce via 704-435-3451 or via
City of Cherryville & Chamber of Commerce Parade Staff