The Greenville Poinsettia
Christmas Parade

For more than 75 years, the parade has signaled the start of the Christmas season in Greenville. Each year the parade attracts thousands of visitors downtown to view the holiday floats and activities.

Congratulations to the 2019 Greenville Poinsettia Christmas Parade Winners

Joel Poinsett Award: Riverside High School "Pride of Riverside" Marching Band

Best Float: The Friends & Family of Max Bishop present “ELFVILLE”

Best Walking Group: Welcome Elementary School - Honors Chorus

Best Dance Group: Welcome Elementary School - Stepping Stars

Best Marching Band: City of Greenville Pipes and Drums

People’s Choice Award: Alpha Dance & Company

No Pets, No Smoking at all city special events.


All city-sponsored events are smoke free. Also, no pets, skateboards or bicycles are allowed at this event.


If you would like to be a sponsor for the event, please fill out the Sponsorship Inquiry form and contact Victoria Iriel, Sponsorship Coordinator. If you have other questions, please contact Event Management.

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