Houlton's Annual Christmas Parade
The Holiday Light Parade is held on the Saturday following Thanksgiving.
The day starts with a FREE kids' matinee at the Temple Theater and at 5PM a bonfire in Market Square. The Light Parade starts at 6PM. This day truly encourages the concept of "Shop Local". Santa Claus will light the Christmas tree and be available to hear the children's Christmas wishes after the parade.
Annual Christmas parade with floats. Parade route starts at 120 North Street and continues down US Rte 1 to the Market Square. There will be a bonfire in the Square and the lighting of the Christmas Tree by Santa Claus. Pictures will be taken with Mr. and Mrs. Claus at the County Co-Op 53 Main Street. Hot chocolate will be served. Parades starts at 6PM. This year's theme is Christmas Caroling.