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The Salvation Army Brown County Christmas Light Parade

The Salvation Army Brown County Christmas Light Parade Image

December 2nd - 6:30 p.m. - Nashville Indiana

Join us for a spectacular evening of twinkling lights and holiday magic at the annual Nashville Indiana Christmas Light Parade! Experience the enchanting sights and sounds of the holiday season as festive floats and vehicles adorned with dazzling Christmas lights glide through the heart of Nashville, Indiana.

Festive Lighted Parade 

The Nashville Indiana Christmas Light Parade is a cherished community tradition that brings together families, friends, and visitors from near and far. Be amazed by the creativity and holiday spirit as local businesses, organizations, and individuals showcase their beautifully decorated floats and vehicles. From whimsical displays to heartwarming scenes, every entry is a glowing testament to the joy of the season.

Spreading Holiday Cheer 

As the parade winds its way through the picturesque streets of Nashville, witness the town come alive with Christmas cheer. Spectators will be treated to delightful performances, live music, and appearances by beloved holiday characters. The spirit of the season will fill the air as families gather to share in the warmth and magic of this festive event.

Supporting The Salvation Army Toy Shoppe 

At the heart of the Nashville Indiana Christmas Light Parade is the spirit of giving. In the true holiday tradition, we encourage all participants and attendees to bring new, unwrapped toys to donate to The Salvation Army Toy Shoppe and spread joy to those less fortunate during this special time of year.  Let's come together as a community to make a difference and brighten the lives of children who deserve a magical Christmas.

Don't miss out on this joyous occasion that encapsulates the true spirit of Christmas. Gather your loved ones and come to witness the brilliance of the Nashville Indiana Christmas Light Parade! Together, we can create memories that will last a lifetime and bring joy to those in need.

Let's light up Nashville and make this holiday season one to remember!


Registration Information

  1. All parade participants must pre-register by November 25, 2023. 
  2. All parade participants must have a completed registration form and signed waiver form submitted to The Salvation Army prior to the deadline or you will not be able to participate.  The registration form must be completed in its entirety to be accepted.

The Salvation Army

168 S Jefferson St | Nashville, IN 47448

Please direct mail to: PO Box 1717, Nashville, IN 47448

Phone: (812) 988-7019| usc.ind.bco.corps@usc.salvationarmy.org

  1. A new unopened gift for a child 0-17 is required for each entrant to join the parade.  This supports our Toy Drive effort in our community.
  2. While an entry fee is a new unwrapped toy, a $25 donation for entrants is encouraged to support the toy drive and costs The Salvation Army incurs to bring events to our community.

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Parade Route