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2023 Round Top's Annual Lighted Christmas Parade

2023 Round Top's Annual Lighted Christmas Parade

Saturday, December 2, 2023 (3:00 PM - 9:00 PM) (CST)

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You’re invited to join the annual Round Top Lighted Christmas Parade! Saturday, December 2, 2023


Featuring a lighted float parade, pictures with Santa, food, drinks and shopping around town, the Round Top Christmas Parade is the perfect chance for residents and visitors to come together to enjoy one anothers company and some small-town Christmas charm.

Shopping begins at 10 a.m. around town

Activities on the Square begin at 3:00 p.m. 
Parade begins at 6:45 p.m. 

The parade will be held, rain or shine, unless weather conditions put participants and spectators at risk. The parade is organized by several community non-profits. Our thanks go to: 

  • The Do Your Duty Club 
  • The Round Top Area Chamber of Commerce 
  • The Round Top Family Library 


Parade Sponsorship & Float Registration Details:


CLICK HERE to view the Parade Entry Registration Packet.

CLICK HERE to view the Parade Sponsorship Packages.


Staging begins at 3:00 p.m. at Bethlehem Lutheran Church 
Judging takes place at 6:00 p.m. 
Parade begins at 6:45 p.m. 


Parade entry donations will be accepted to offset parade costs such as security and insurance: 

  • $20 is suggested for Lighted motorized vehicles and floats pulled by motorized vehicles 
  • $10 is suggested for Lighted walking groups of adults 
  • Entry applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 2nd. 


All entries must pre-register. Your completed parade entry form and donation should be submitted to the Round Top Area Chamber of Commerce. Donations can be made in cash, card or by check made payable to the Round Top Area Chamber of Commerce. You may submit your application online or by mail to the Chamber office: 


P. O. Box 216 

Round Top, TX 78954

Or, you can stop by the office to deliver it in person:

203 N. Washington St.
Round Top, Texas 78954

Office Hours: Thursday & Friday 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. or by appointment

Phone: (979)505-1200

Applications may also be scanned and emailed to info@exploreroundtop.com.



Schedule of Events



Starting at 10 a.m.
Holiday Shopping
(with many shops open late)

Check Out Round Top's Shops and Galleries HERE


11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Round Top Area Historical Homes Tour
Tickets available at Round Top Real Estate


Beginning at 3 p.m.
Holiday Festivities on the Town Square

• Santa, Cookies & Ornaments by the DYD Club

• Stew and Book Walk by the Round Top Family Library

• Chicken & Dumplings, To Go Orders, Beer, Wine, Hot Cocoa and more from Royers Cafe

• Mulled Wine (warm), Southern Belle, Sangiovese, Ramblin Red, Wood Duck White from Busted Oak Cellars

• Dining also available at Lulu's, Popi Burger, Round Top Brewing, Merrit Meat CompanyDuo at Market Hill and The Garden Co.

and more...


6:00 p.m.
Parade Float Judging
Prizes Awarded


6:45 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Lighted Christmas Parade


After the Parade
Christmas Karaoke at Duo Market Hill until 10:00pm
Live Music with the Black Cat Choir at 
The Stone Cellar

Town Square
100 Main Street
Round Top, TX 78954 United States
Event Contact
Round Top Area Chamber of Commerce
(979) 505-1200
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Saturday, December 2, 2023 (3:00 PM - 9:00 PM) (CST)

Shopping begins at 10 a.m. around town

Activities on the Square begin at 3:00 p.m. 
Parade begins at 6:45 p.m. 

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