Crystal River Christmas Parade
Saturday, December 2, 2023 (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM) (EST)
Theme: TBA; Float Registration Coming Soon!
Save the Date! The annual Crystal River Christmas Parade is scheduled for December 2nd in Downtown Crystal River! Now closing BOTH sides of US HWY 19, this double-sided parade will begin SOUTH of the intersection of HWY 44 at NW 3rd Street. The floats will begin their journey entering HWY 19 between Walgreens and Sara’s Diner and exit at Paradise Point, just past Truist Bank. Spectators will now be able to utilize BOTH sides of HWY 19 to view the parade floats from a safe distance. The parade is scheduled to begin at 6PM.
**Traffic Detour Information: North and Southbound traffic on HWY 19 will be detoured between the HWY 44 intersection (across from La Casita Mexican Restaurant) through Martin Luther King Blvd (at the Winn-Dixie Plaza) beginning at 5 PM, December 2nd. The closure is estimated to last through 9PM, December 2nd. Through-traffic can utilize Martin Luther King Blvd.
Additional Road Closures:
You can also expect the following downtown Crystal River roads to be closed to through traffic from 3PM – 7PM: - N Citrus Ave - NE 5th St - NE 4th St - NE 3rd St