Sparks Annual Hometowne Christmas Celebration
Come downtown on Saturday, December 5, 2015 for a traditional Christmas parade along with entertainment, photos with Santa, and arts and crafts. This year’s theme is “All Aboard The Hometowne Express!” Parade goers can expect whistle stops, box cars, train engineers, and Santa bringing up the caboose. The tree lighting ceremony will be the night of Friday, December 4, 2015 with the parade on Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 1:00 p.m.
Tree Lighting Ceremony
Friday December 4, 2015 6:30-7:00 p.m.
Gather ‘round the tree as Mayor Martini turns on the glorious lights on the tree. Event includes great entertainment and treats for the kids. Come and be a part of the fun.
Hometowne Christmas Parade
Saturday, December 5, 2015, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Come down early and get hot chocolate compliments of Living Stones Church. Check in on Santa at Santa’s Village at the Schoolhouse, the elves at the Boys and Girls Clubs keep the Santa in the “ho-ho-ho” mood.
If you are interested in submitting a parade entry, please, fill out our online application form at Hometowne Christmas Parade Application 2015.
Our fee structure for applicants is as follows:
Early Registration 07/06/2015 – 09/08/2015 $35*
Regular Registration 09/09/2015 – 11/10/2015 $40*
Late Registration 11/11/2015 – 11/24/2015 $60 *
Week-of-Event 11/30/2015 – 12/03/2015 $100*
*Please, be aware that EventBrite also includes a small fee for online payments.
Offline paper applications are charged an additional $10.00. These applications are located at the Parks and Rec Office at 98 Richards Way.
Click HERE for Parade Rules and FAQ
We are not accepting any applications for vendor booths.
Thank you to the 2014 Hometowne Christmas sponsors: