||The annual Gazette Holiday Parade in Schenectady is a cause for celebration among all ages.
SCHENECTADY NY — Giant floats will light the streets of Schenectady at the 47th Annual Gazette Holiday Parade on Saturday, November 22nd, 2014! This festive event is widely known as the largest nighttime holiday parade in the Northeast, and is held annually the Saturday before Thanksgiving.
The 2014 Gazette Holiday Parade will step off at 5pm at Schenectady County Community College. The parade will follow a route along State Street, continuing left down Lafayette Street and end at the corner of Lafayette and Franklin Street.
There will be over 100 entries to watch, including floats, bands, dance troupes, marching groups, decorated vehicles and more! All these entries will be competing for seven top prizes. Judges will be on the reviewing stand near Proctor's on the corner of Erie Blvd. and State Street.
This event is presented by the Chamber of Schenectady County and sponsored by The Gazette Newspapers.
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