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66th Annual Uptown Christmas Parade


Christmas Postcard

The Whittier Uptown Association invites you and your family to our 66th Annual Uptown Whittier Christmas Parade. This year's theme is "The Joy of Christmas". Parade will be on Saturday, December 14th from 10am to 12Noon.

Our parade attracts over 15,000 visitors from Whittier and surrounding communities. Many attend to see their friends and family walk though this historic event. Entries include marching bands, vintage autos, floats, dance troupes, drill teams and more. Santa Clause always makes his appearance through the event. Arrive early and save your spot. Restaurants will be opened early to accommodate the large crowd.

Parade Route: starts at Hadley & Greenleaf to Mar Vista, turns on Mar Vista and ends at the Whittier Community Center at Washington Ave.

Grand Marshal

Teresa Dreyfuss

Past Superintendent/President Rio Hondo College

Celebrity Grand Marshal

Chef LaLa

Award Winning Chef, Author, Food Stylist, Motivational Speaker and Community advocate

For sponsorship opportunities or questions, call our office at (562) 696-2662 or