Sumner County Christmas Parades

Sumner County Christmas Parades

***All times and dates were correct at the time of publication and are subject to change. Check your specific location before you head out!***

Westmoreland – Saturday December 3, 2022 @ 1:30PM (Map)


Parade begins at Westmoreland Middle School and concludes in Downtown Westmoreland

Portland – Saturday December 3, 2022 @ 5:30PM (Map)


Main Street activities begin at 3pm including food vendors, live music, cookie decorating, visit with Santa and more!
Parade will begin at 5:30pm at Freedom Drive and travel south on Highway 109 to Portland East Middle School. This year’s theme is “Winter Wonderland.”

Portland – Saturday December 3, 2022 @ 3PM (Map)


𝗧𝗮𝘁𝗲 𝗢𝗿𝗻𝗮𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗹 is proud to power the annual White House Christmas Parade with a super fun, Super Hero Christmas theme!
Register to be part of the parade here and make sure to give plenty of details on your float so the Parade Emcees can tell the crowd all about you when you reach the Grand Stand!

The parade will leave White House Municipal Park on Highway 76 at 3:00 pm and head East towards City Hall, turning South onto Highway 31W and ending at the intersection of West Drive and Highway 31W where floats will disperse. Walkers that are participating in the parade will continue back to the park via West and Elementary Drive. Please note traffic will be blocked near the parade route for approximately an hour beginning at 3:00 pm or until the parade is over.
The parade will feature floats and entries from individuals, local businesses, schools and churches.There will be awards for the top three entries as determined by a panel of judges selected by the White House Parks & Recreation Department.
Immediately following the 𝗧𝗮𝘁𝗲 𝗢𝗿𝗻𝗮𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗹 White House Christmas Parade will be A Main Street Christmas Celebration Presented by 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐀𝐦𝐩𝐚𝐜!
Activities will include:
– Free Refreshments
• Cookies & Milk Compliments of
𝗪𝗵𝗶𝘁𝗲 𝗛𝗼𝘂𝘀𝗲 𝗨𝘁𝗶𝗹𝗶𝘁𝘆 𝗗𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗿𝗶𝗰𝘁
• Free Hot Cocoa from 𝗗𝗲𝗷𝗮 𝗠𝗼𝗼
• Free Popcorn & More
– Live Music from local school choirs
– Free photos with Santa in the Library
– Letters to Santa Station compliments of 𝗪𝗵𝗶𝘁𝗲 𝗛𝗼𝘂𝘀𝗲 𝗗𝗲𝗻𝘁𝗮𝗹
– Mayor of the Day sponsored by 𝙎𝙞𝙢𝙢𝙤𝙣𝙨 𝘽𝙖𝙣𝙠
– Tree Lighting Ceremony

Hendersonville – Sunday December 4, 2022 @ 1 PM (Map)


A Very Frosty Christmas
Bring your chairs and hot cocoa and get ready for one of Hendersonville’s most anticipated events of the year! Smile and wave as your whole family enjoy a parade of marching bands, horse-drawn floats, and of course, your favorite Christmas characters brought together with love by local families, businesses, and community organizations. This year’s theme, “A Very Frosty Christmas”!

HolidayFest and the City of Hendersonville Parks Department are proud to once again partner for the 53rd Annual City of Hendersonville Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting Festival to be held Sunday, December 4th from 2:00 – 6:00 pm.

This year’s parade theme is “A Very Frosty Christmas”!

The parade will kick off down Johnny Cash Parkway at 1:00 pm, and the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony will follow at Memorial Park at 3:30.

Gallatin – Saturday December 12, 2022 @ Noon (Map)


The Gallatin Area Chamber of Commerce proudly invites you to participate in the Goddard School 2022 Gallatin Christmas Parade: “The Twelve Days of Christmas” on Saturday, December 10th. The parade kicks off at 12:00 pm and will end with Santa Claus kicking off the holiday season!
Gallatin’s Christmas Parade
Theme: “The Twelve Days of Christmas”
Date of Parade: Saturday, December 10, 2022
Step Off Time: Noon Rain or Shine

Parade Route: Steam Plant Road to Hartsville Pike, down Main Street, down Broadway, and ends at the Gallatin High School


“Deck the Hulls” Christmas Boat Parade – (Map)  Saturday December 3, 2022 @ 5:30PM


The Hendersonville “Deck the Hulls” Christmas Boat Parade brings a ton of family fun and excitement to your holiday season!

This holiday spectacular is great for all ages and attracts thousands of spectators seeking to enjoy the beautiful boat showcase.

Attendance to this event is FREE and open to the public.

This event is organized by HolidayFest with cooperation from the Hendersonville Parks Department.

Do you know of any parades we have missed?  Drop us the information in the comments and we will add it to our list. Find more local Christmas and holiday parades in Middle Tennessee and check out our Christmas Guide, full of all kinds of holiday ideas for fun.

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Rachel is a Middle Tennessee native, born and raised in the Nashville area and having lived in Hendersonville, Murfreesboro, and Mount Juliet. She is mom to 3, step mom to 4 and Grandma to one (so far!)

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