LIST: Christmas parades around the Ozarks

SGF Xmas parade 2021
SGF Xmas parade 2021(KY3)
Published: Nov. 18, 2022 at 6:24 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 30, 2022 at 9:27 AM CST
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - Christmas is right around the corner, and towns across the Ozarks are preparing to host Christmas parades.

This article is a list of Christmas parades happening around our region organized by chronological date. If you would like your town’s parade added, please email and we will include it in our list.

Mountain Grove Christmas Parade/WinterFest Celebration:

Fair Grove Christmas Parade:

  • When: December 3, 5 p.m.
  • Location: Starts near Fair Grove High School
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Rogersville Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting Ceremony:

Highlandville Christmas Parade:

  • When: December 3, 1 p.m.
  • Location: Highlandville Elementary School

Lockwood Christmas Parade:

  • When: December 3, 1:30 p.m.
  • Location: Parade starts near Lockwood High School, goes down Main Street, and ends by the nursing home.
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Kimberling City Christmas Parade:

  • When: December 3, 3 p.m.
  • Location: Parade route starts on Kimberling Blvd by the library at ends with festivities at the Port of Kimberling.
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Marshfield Christmas Parade:

  • When: December 3, 7 p.m.
  • Location: Marshfield Square (101 S. Crittenden)
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Battlefield Christmas Parade:

Christmas on Main Street - Republic, Missouri:

  • When: December 3, 9-5:30 p.m.
  • Location: Historic Downtown Main Street
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Bolivar Christmas Parade:

  • When: December 3, 5:30 p.m.
  • Location: Leave SBU’s main entrance traveling north on Springfield Ave. then will continue west on Broadway and south on Lillian. The parade will end on Lillian in front of Bolivar Schools Central Office parking lot.
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Sparta Christmas Parade:

Branson Adoration Parade:

  • When: December 4, 5:30 p.m.
  • Location: Beginning at the Branson Convention Center’s south parking lot, the parade will wind its way through Historic Downtown Branson and can be best viewed along Commercial Street.
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68th Annual Nixa Christmas Parade:

  • When: December 4, 2 p.m.
  • Location: Leaving from The X Center, the parade will travel west on North St., turn right on to Main (north) to Aven and turn left (west), take Aven to Fort St. (south), south on Fort St. to Wasson (west), west on Wasson to McCroskey (north), north on McCroskey to Lorene (East), east on Lorene to Main St. (north), north on Main St. to Short St. (east), East on Short St., to Frank (south), South on Frank to Kyle (East), East on Kyle to the back driveway of the Nixa Jr. High.
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Downtown Springfield Christmas Parade:

Clever Christmas Parade

Forsyth Christmas Parade

38th Annual Lake of the Ozarks Christmas Parade:

Ash Grove Day of Christmas & Twilight Parade:

  • When: December 10, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location: Start your day at the Nathan and Olive Boone Homestead for the “Christmas Through the Decades” event at 10 am then drift downtown at 4 pm for the Twilight Christmas Parade.
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Ava Christmas Parade:

Galena Christmas Parade:

  • When: December 10, 5 p.m.
  • Location: Starts near Galena Park

Christmas in Cabool

Dadeville Christmas Parade:

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