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2016 Schenectady Daily Gazette Holiday Parade
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State Street, Schenectady, NY
The Chamber of Schenectady County will present the 49th Annual Daily Gazette Holiday Parade, slated to step off at 5pm Saturday, November 19th in downtown Schenectady.
This year's theme is "Movies." The parade will progress up State Street from Schenectady County Community College, including more than 100 floats, bands, marchers, dance troupes, and decorated vehicles vying for seven top prizes.
The event will be videotaped by Open Stage Media and shown on public access stations during the month of December.
At 3:30pm and 4pm the Schenectady Police Department will be closing many downtown streets including, but not limited to the major following streets (intersecting streets will also be affected):
Free public parking for spectators will be available at:
Participate in or Support the Parade
Enter your float, marching band, decorated vechile, marchers, or dancers in this year's parade by completing the entry form here. The deadline for entries is November 7th! Enter a band with the entry form here.
If you're interesetd in sponsoring the parade, find information here.