Wednesday, December 6, 2023

7:30PM - 9PM | Along Federal Highway

2023 Holiday Street Parade WinnersCheck out this year's parade photos here

This year, participants will parade their favorite holiday movies through Downtown Boca! The 2023 parade theme will be "Holidays on the Silver Screen."

The 51st Annual Holiday Street Parade will feature decorated floats and community groups which will entertain viewers as they bring dancing, lighting, and music to Federal Highway in Downtown Boca. 

The parade will start at Federal Highway and SE 5th Street, and travel north to the Mizner Park Amphitheater. 

View and download the Parade Map (PDF).

Looking forward to celebrating with you at the Holiday Street Parade! In order to prepare 60+ floats, marching bands & dance groups, FEDERAL HWY will be CLOSED from CAMINO to GLADES RD from approx. 5pm - 11pm. Traffic will be directed to Dixie Hwy or surrounding streets.

If you will be joining us as a spectator, PLAN AHEAD - walk, bike, carpool, ride share services OR use FREE parking at:

  • City Hall (201 W. Palmetto Park Rd)
  • Building Administration (200 NW 2nd Ave)
  • City Parking Lot (300 NW 2nd Ave)
  • Downtown Boca Library (400 NW 2nd Ave)

NOTE: Expect some congestion on Palmetto Park Rd and the El Rio Canal (near St. Paul’s Lutheran Church) due to the County’s bridge construction project.

Holiday Street Parade Traffic 2023NEW THIS YEAR: Temporary barricades will be placed along the parade route to ensure the safety of attendees and participants. All spectators must stay behind the barricades during the parade. Designated crosswalks will be available along the route. AFTER THE PARADE, pedestrians please keep off Federal Hwy. as street sweepers will immediately be cleaning in prep for reopening the road as soon as possible.

 Read our Know Before You Go newsletter for Parade details. 

See the Holiday Street Parade Rules here.

For more information, please email [email protected]

And BEFORE the parade, participate in a family-friendly 1 mile "Boca Holiday Mile Run" with the Boca Raton Police Athletic League. Register online for the Holiday Run.