EDINBURG, TX – The Edinburg Chamber of Commerce, City of Edinburg, and Edinburg Economic Development Corporation will mark the start of the holiday season with a parade on Friday, December 6, 2019 at 7:00 P.M.
The parade will begin on the corner of University Dr. and Sugar Road and will continue East, finishing at the Hidalgo County Courthouse (Town Square). Following the parade attendees can expect an evening of music, food and artisan vendors at the City of Edinburg Courtyard located at 415 W. University Dr.
The night will be illuminated with decorated parade floats displaying this years theme Christmas Around the World, “We want attendees to have a cultural experience when viewing the parade by showcasing different holiday traditions that can be seen around the world” said Ronnie Larralde, Executive Director at the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce & CVB.
The hosts of the event encourage individuals, local businesses, and other community organizations to participate in the festivities. Awards, trophies and prize money will be given to those who place 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the Business/Civic, School and Marching Band divisions.
Parade applications are currently open and will close on November 22, 2019. The entry fees are; $100, $35 for non-profit organizations, and free for school’s. For an application please contact the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce & CVB at (956) 383-4974 or CLICK HERE