Christmas Parade 2021

“A Country Christmas”

Thursday, December 9th, at 7 p.m.

Downtown McAlester

Entry Deadline: Monday, December 6th, 2021, 5PM

    Floats rather than vehicles are encouraged. 

To adhere to the theme, participants should decorate their float with as many lights, trees, tractors, horses anything country themed. The most creative floats will win! Float winners will receive recognition and trophy for the year!

The parade will travel east on Carl Albert Pkwy. from A St. to 5th St., then turn right on 5th St. and right on Choctaw Ave., ending at Choctaw Ave. and Main St. Line up will begin at 1:00p.m. Check in will be in the parking lot of Diamond Trophy & Engraving at 7 N. A St. Lineup will span down A Street! Firetrucks are to park in Kings House Parking lot. You will be assigned a number the week of event. It will be painted on the concrete along A Street! Please check in and follow correct instructions.

All ATV’s, motorcycles or similar vehicles must turn off engines after lining up. Candy or other items can be thrown but please use caution. Please have enough items for the entire parade route. Please NO BURN OUTS or you could be fined.

Only one Santa is to be in the parade to not confuse attending children. We have the Santa that will be last I the parade so please again NO SANTA on your float or you will be disqualified.

Please return the attached form to the McAlester Chamber of Commerce (312 E. Choctaw Ave, McAlester, OK 74501 or emailed to with check payable to McAlester Chamber of Commerce) by the deadline December 6that 5:00pm. Please note that late entries will be inserted at the end of the lineup.

For more information, please call (918) 423-2550.

  • Include number of walkers, number and type of animals, and number and length of vehicles and/or trailers.
  • Include any announcement you would like the MC to make as your entry passes the judges on stage.
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