West Allis Christmas Parade


Saturday, December 5, 2020

Time: 4:45 p.m.

The West Allis Christmas Parade is an annual holiday tradition and the premier night-time Christmas parade in Southeast Wisconsin! Enjoy marching bands and live performers, creative floats and vintage vehicles, meet elves, cartoon characters, and of course, wave to Santa Claus himself at the end of the parade!

Parade Route

The Parade will be marshaled at the 81st Street (Gate 2) State Fair Park entrance. The Parade will proceed east on Greenfield Avenue to 70th Street, then south to Orchard Avenue.

ParticipaNT inFORMATION

All parade participants, please review the parade rules and regulations (PDF).  

To participate in the 2020 Christmas Parade, please register online.

PINS FOR THE PARADE - BOWLING FUNDRAISER - SATURDAY, MAY 2, 2020 - POSTPONED

the 2020 Pins for the Parade bowling fundraiser on Saturday, May 2 has been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak. 

Donation & Sponsorship Opportunities

The West Allis Christmas Parade is supported entirely by donations and the generosity of our sponsors. Learn more about corporate sponsorship or make an individual donation here.

santa’s cafe & Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Visit Santa’s Cafe prior to the parade and enjoy tea, hot chocolate, cookies and more beginning at 3:30 p.m.  The annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony will begin at 4 p.m. at the West Allis Centennial Park Plaza on 76th and Greenfield Avenue.