PURCELLVILLE, Va., October 25, 2019 — The Town of Purcellville’s 16th Annual Christmas in Purcellville Hometown Parade will be held on Saturday, December 14 at noon. The Christmas Market at the Bush Tabernacle will be held the same day from 1 to 8 p.m. Applications for both are on the Town of Purcellville website. Christmas in Purcellville includes festivities in the Train Station and the Bush Tabernacle, the Christmas Parade, and the holiday lights tours, all of which make for a great holiday experience.
Join one of Purcellville’s best community traditions and one of Loudoun County’s largest Christmas parades. Decorate your car, truck, or float, or dress up your walking group and join in the fun. Floats will have a chance to win a prize in the Christmas Parade Float Contest. Businesses, clubs, individuals, and families are encouraged to participate. The application deadline is December 6, 2019. To participate in the parade, please visit: https://www.purcellvilleva.gov/FormCenter/Parks-and-Rec-Forms-2/2019-Christmas-Parade-Entry-Form-Guideli-71.
In an effort to improve the safety and efficiency of the parade, the Town is changing the route this year. The new parade route will start at Loudoun Valley High School on North Maple Avenue, turn right onto Main Street, then turn left onto Nursery Avenue, and conclude at Emerick Elementary School. The following roads will be closed from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.:
- Main Street and N. Maple
- Main Street at Hatcher, Nursery, 18th, 16th, 12th
- Nursery Avenue to Main Street
- 23rd street
Roads will open after the parade is over, which will be approximately 1:30 p.m.
The Town of Purcellville is excited to announce the return of the Christmas Market. The Christmas Market will be held on Saturday, December 14 from 1:00 to 8:00 p.m. inside the Bush Tabernacle. It coincides with the first night of the Holiday Lights Tour held that evening. The vendor fee to participate in the market is $35 and the application deadline is December 5, 2019. To participate in the Christmas Market, please visit: https://www.purcellvilleva.gov/FormCenter/Parks-and-Rec-Forms-2/Christmas-Market-Exhibitor-Application-a-73
Information about all of the Christmas in Purcellville Festivities is on the Town of Purcellville website at www.PurcellvilleVA.gov.