WIVK/McGhee Tyson Airport Christmas Parade

December 7, 2012
Address: Gay Street Downtown Knoxville Knoxville, TN 37902 Phone: (865) 588-6511
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The Christmas Parade has been a traditional Christmas in the City event in Knoxville for over 35 years. This timeless classic includes a selection of high school bands, dancers, colorful floats, animals, local celebrities, and national entertainers marching down historic Gay Street.

Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, at 7:00 p.m. 

  • Gay Street in Downtown Knoxville
  • Emceed by CMT Live Cody Alan
  • One of Knoxville's Christmas favorites
  • Floats & decorated vehicles
  • Marching bands & dancers
  • Special appearance by Santa Claus!
  • Live on WVLT
  • Sponsored by WIVK, McGhee Tyson Airport, and WVLT Channel 8

The parade route is as follows: Howard Baker Jr. to Church Street, right onto Gay Street, right onto Jackson Ave. (Floats will continue over Gay St. Viaduct and conclude at Depot.)