San Diego St. Patrick's Day Parade
San Diego, California - March 14, 2020 10:30am - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19
The Annual San Diego St. Patrick’s Day Parade (largest Parade west of the Mississippi) will step off on Saturday, March 14th, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. on Fifth Avenue at Laurel Street as thousands of marchers and spectators gather to celebrate the Patron Saint of Ireland. We have over 120 Parade entries. See Floats, High School Marching Bands, Police and Fire Department Units, Dancing Groups,Marching and Equestrian Units, Clowns, Dignitaries and Honorees, Representatives from Ireland, Antique Cars, Irish Setters and more. The Theme of this year’s Parade is “Celebrating Irish Music”.San Diego St Patrick's Day Parade
Lakeside Western Days Parade
Lakeside, California - April 25, 2020 9:35am - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19
2020 Parade Theme: Roaring Into the 20s! The parade will be filled with a wide variety of antique and classic cars, bands and entertainment from local schools, floats representing local businesses and organizations, clowns and of course – cowboys and cowgirls!Lakeside Chamber of Commerce Western Days Parade
Ramona Main Street Rodeo and Parade
Ramona, California - Saturday, May 2, 2020 10am - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19
The Ramona Rodeo takes place May 29-31, along with other activities including a parade down Main Street on the 11th and dancing to the country band Nancarrow, Southern California's own, on the 17th and 18th after the rodeo. There’s also a kids day on the 20th featuring the youngest cowboys and cowgirls riding sheep in the mutton bustin’ competition.Ramona Rodeo
Valley Center Parade
Valley Center, California - RESCHEDULED TO JULY 4, 2020
**NOTE: Unfortunately, the Escondido Mounted Posse will be unable to participate in this year's Valley Center Parade due to a previous commitment with the Coronado Independence Day Parade. **Valley Center Days (VC Days) is a collaborative effort of local organizations that flows from our warm relationships and our common desire to do something great for the people of Valley Center, CA. In all we do, our intention is to live up to our motto: “VC Days: Honoring the Past, Embracing the Future.” ™
La Mesa Flag Day Parade
La Mesa, California - June 6, 2020 10am- - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19
Celebrating 113 years of business, the City of LaMesa will host the Flag Day parade on Saturday, June 6th, 2020 in "A Salute to Old Glory." The parade begins at 10:00 am and marches through downtown La Mesa Village. Spectators will enjoy over 70 entries, including marching bands, floats and More! Spectators are encouraged to dress in patriotic attire and cheer on the participants in this annual parade.
Oceanside Independence Day Parade
Oceanside, California - Saturday, June 27, 2020 10am
WATCH THE VIDEO TO THE LEFT FROM THE 2017 PARADE! See the full video here. Join us for the 25th Annual Oceanside Independence Parade on June 27, 2020 as it marches up Coast Highway from Wisconsin Street to Pier View Way. First unit steps off at 10:00 am.
Coronado Independence Day Parade
Coronado, California - Saturday, July 4, 2020 10am - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19
2020 Theme: The American Dream". Wake up & get your spot along Orange Ave for the parade. You can’t set up before 5am – however, you should get there by 4:30am and wait across the street from ‘your spot’ if you want front row seating on the curb or grassy median! Tip, you can also take the ferry over from downtown San Diego to Coronado. The traffic is going to be heavy, so plan on walking or biking. This year's theme "America's Celebration"
Santa Barbara Old Spanish Days Parade
Santa Barbara, California - Friday, August 7, 2020 12pm
It is with my great pleasure to extend to you, residents and visitors of Santa Barbara, a gracious “Bienvenidos a Todos!” This marks the 96th year our community will celebrate our seaside town’s multicultural history and traditions. Santa Barbara’s geographical environment played a central role in the establishment of the isolated Presidio de Santa Barbara. From the times of Santa Barbara’s earliest inhabitants, the Chumash, to the Spanish explorers and on through the Mexican-American Rancho Periods, the significance of the sea has shaped and influenced our American Riviera."Santa Barbara Old Spanish Days Fiesta
Mother Goose Parade
San Diego, California - Sunday, November 22, 2020 1pm
The Mother Goose Parade is the largest parade in San Diego County and the largest of its type west of the Mississippi. Each year, the parade attracts thousands of spectators to the streets of El Cajon, California. Well over 100 colorful and exciting parade entries come from a variety of cities throughout the United States to share in the excitement that is part of the Mother Goose Parade. Each year we are proud to present a line-up of spectacular motorized floats, glorious marching bands and drill units, eloquent equestrians, animated clowns, special characters, special guests, performing artists, celebrities, giant helium balloons, specialty vehicles, and of course, Santa Claus.Mother Goose Parade
Fallbrook Christmas Parade
Fallbrook, California - Saturday, December 5, 2020 5pm
The Annual Fallbrook Christmas Parade (2019 theme was "A Storybook Christmas") takes place on the first Saturday of December each year, kicking off at 5 pm sharp. There are never less than 100 entries, each brightly lit as they travel down Main Avenue, from Ammunition to Ivy Street. Entries must have a Christmas theme and come from many different organizations, individuals, schools, businesses and sporting groups, to name a few. The Christmas Parade marks a special day in early December when Fallbrook residents and visitors alike come to enjoy this gift to the community from the Fallbrook Chamber of Commerce.