Falmouth Christmas Parade Line Up, Road Closings & Weather Contingency Plan

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FALMOUTH, MA - The Falmouth Chamber of Commerce 56th Annual Christmas Parade will step off at 12:00 noon on Sunday December 8, 2019, from the intersection of Dillingham Avenue and Davis Straits and travel along Main Street to the Village Green.

Parking Restrictions:

Parking downtown on Main Street will be prohibited on Sunday, December 8, 2019 beginning at 8:00 am until the parade concludes at approximately 2:30 pm.

Dillingham Avenue

Parade staging will begin at 8:30 am on Dillingham Avenue, which will be closed to through traffic from 8:00 am till approximately 1:30 pm. Parade floats and vehicles should arrive at Dillingham Avenue, from Gifford Street only, between 8:30-10:30 am.  You will then be directed to your place in the parade on Dillingham Avenue. After 8:00 am, only parading vehicles will be allowed onto Dillingham Avenue.  No vehicle will be allowed to enter Dillingham Ave. after 11:00 am. The Davis Straits end of Dillingham Ave. will be closed to everyone.

People walking or riding in Parade

  • Parade participants should arrive for drop-off at Gus Canty Recreation Center, 790 Main Street between 8:30-10:30 am. You will then walk behind the Rec. Center to the staging area. 
  • Parking will be available, to parade participants only, at the Recreation Center and at the Island Queen lot on Scranton Avenue.  Please carpool if possible.
  • Children will be allowed to wait in the Gus Canty Rec. Center with adult supervision provided by their parade group.

Road Closings:

Beginning at 11:30 am, the following town roads will be closed to traffic until the parade concludes:

  • Davis Straits between the traffic lights at Jones Road and Friendly’s Restaurant
  • Main Street between Friendly’s Restaurant and the Village Green


Rain date for the Falmouth Christmas Parade is Sunday, December 15, 2019.  In the event of cancellation, a weather-related announcement will be available at the Chamber of Commerce phone number, 508-548-8500, and online on the homepage of FalmouthChamber.com. If there is no announcement, the parade will continue as scheduled.


Parade Line Up

  • Falmouth Police Department Stuff A Cruiser
  • Falmouth Police Chief
  • Falmouth Police Honor Guard
  • Town Crier
  • Falmouth Chamber of Commerce (Banner)
  • Falmouth Chamber of Commerce Board  
  • Chapman Cole & Gleason (Banner)
  • Citizen of The Year
  • State & Local Officials  
  • Falmouth High School Clipper Band  
  • Falmouth Band Parents
  • Color Guard/Pep Squad
  • Falmouth Cheerleaders
  • Mr. & Miss Clipper
  • Cape Cod Aggregates (Banner)
  • Hallamore Horses
  • Graci Septic Solutions, Inc.
  • Falmouth Community Media Center (Banner)
  • Cape Cod Winery
  • The Massachusetts Freemasons
  • The Falmouth Lions Club
  • Falmouth Road Race (Banner)
  • Miss Cape Cod Scholarship Foundation
  • Cape Codgers
  • People for Cats
  • New England Ballet Theatre
  • Neighborhood Falmouth
  • Falmouth Fire Honor Guard
  • Original 1927 Ffrd Ahrens Fox Fire Engine
  • Falmouth Fire Rescue Engine 21
  • Falmouth Fire Rescue Ladder 26
  • Falmouth Fire Rescue Breaker 18
  • Falmouth Fire Rescue Emergency Response Team Vehicle Cert 32
  • Bourne Ladder Tower 126
  • Inspiration Is Everywhere
  • Perry Le Pews
  • Island Queen (Banner)
  • Dance Fitness with Donna
  • Access Ambulance Service
  • Rotary Club of Falmouth
  • Falmouth Youth Hockey
  • Stars Stable
  • Atria Senior Living (Banner)
  • Thumbtastic Massage & Wellness
  • Falmouth Girl Scouts
  • Cape Cod Five (Banner)
  • The Black Dog/Friends of Falmouth Dogs
  • Upper Cape Pet Sitting
  • Carpet Barn (Banner)
  • Old Stone Dock
  • Flip Flops Gymnastics, Inc.
  • The Lee Ann Manrillo Foundation
  • Almeida & Carlson Insurance (Banner)
  • Upper Cape Ski & Sports Club
  • Falmouth Soccer Club
  • Brian Boru Pipe Band
  • Eastern Bank (Banner)
  • Eastern Bank Float
  • Duffy Health Center
  • Falmouth Scouts BSA
  • Longfellow Design/Build (Banner)
  • Lawrence School Band
  • Mark of The Promise Missionary Church
  • YMCA
  • Sea Crest Beach Hotel
  • Cavossa Companies (Banner)
  • Falmouth Tae Kwon Do
  • Clancy Construction, Inc.
  • The Cape Club (Banner)
  • Seven Stars Academy of Martial Arts
  • Falmouth Figure Skating Club
  • Cape Verdean Club of Falmouth
  • Cape Cod Hospital (Banner)
  • Aleppo Cape Cod Fire Brigade
  • Aleppo Clown Unit
  • Northeast Insurance (Banner)
  • Cape Cod Pride
  • St. Barnabas Episcopal Church
  • Newcomers Club of Falmouth
  • MV Bank
  • Belonging To Each Other
  • The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod (Banner)
  • Us Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 11-02 (INR)
  • Massachusetts Maritime Academy Band, Honor Guard and Drill Team
  • M. Duffany Builders (Banner)
  • Gosnold
  • White Tie Limousine (Banner)
  • Parade Committee Bus
  • Amvets Post 70 With Santa

For more information on the Falmouth Christmas Parade please visit FalmouthChamber.com or call the Falmouth Chamber at 508-548-8500.

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