Poinsettia Parade & Festival

Poinsettia Parade & Festival - 2019

December 7, 2019
December 7, 2019

City Center Campus

4970 City Hall Blvd
North Port, FL 34286
United States

Get ready to be enchanted! Gather your friends or family and join us as we kick off the holiday season with a whole lot of holly jolly fun at the annual Poinsettia Parade & Festival.  This annual North Port tradition will be held from 4 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the City Center Campus (4970 City Hall Blvd). 

About the Poinsettia Festival
Presented by Achieva Credit Union, the Festival will take place throughout the grounds of the City Center Campus, including on the Front Green and inside City Hall. This fun-filled holiday festival will feature a tree lighting ceremony, food vendors, entertainment, performances by local school choruses, attractions, vendors, and so much more.

About the Poinsettia Parade
Presented by Quality TV Sales & Service, the Poinsettia Parade will march down Sumter Boulevard starting from Sylvania Avenue through the City Center Campus, ending at the Festival (a prime location to catch the parade). The theme this year is "Diamond Jubilee" in celebration of the City's 60th Anniversary! 

Route Description
Floats adorned with poinsettias, decorated vehicles, and walking groups will start at Sylvania Avenue and follow the one-mile route south on Sumter Boulevard. The route will turn east onto City Hall Boulevard, before making its way along the Front Green. Escorted by North Port Fire Rescue, jolly St. Nick will make a special appearance in the parade.

The parade will end at the annual Poinsettia Festival, presented by Achieva Credit Union. The Festival will include a tree lighting ceremony. More information, including a schedule of events, will be made available at www.CityofNorthPort.com/Poinsettia as soon as it is available.

Contact the City's Parks & Recreation Department at (941) 429-7275 or email [email protected].