Lynn Haven's Festive Extravaganza: 8th Annual Christmas Parade Set to Dazzle!

by Janet Pattison

Lynn Haven, FL - Tis' the season to jingle all the way as Lynn Haven gears up for its 8th Annual Christmas Parade, a merry extravaganza that promises to sprinkle joy throughout the community on Saturday, December 2nd, 2023.

The quaint city of Lynn Haven is all set to transform into a winter wonderland with a spectacular procession that kicks off sharp at 9:00 AM from the vibrant 5th Street. The parade, brimming with over 60 captivating floats, is set to wind its way through the heart of Lynn Haven, turning onto Florida Avenue, where the city's historic charm will be adorned with seasonal splendor.

The parade will feature an array of participants including school bands, dance troupes swaying to cheerful melodies, spirited sports leagues, and a dazzling lineup of local businesses from across Bay County. And hold onto your Santa hats because the highlight of the event is a special appearance by none other than the beloved duo, Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus, set to bring an extra dose of magic and joy to the festivities!

Meredith Sanders, the mastermind behind the parade's charm as the Marketing & Communications Coordinator, expresses her excitement, affirming that the Lynn Haven Christmas Parade is the epitome of holiday cheer for the entire Bay County. "Our Christmas Parade is a jubilant affair, a time for families and friends to come together and revel in the joyous spirit of the season," Sanders shared with a twinkle in her eye.

Expecting a vibrant turnout along Florida Avenue, the city anticipates a heartwarming display of celebration. "We hope everyone can join us to help spread holiday cheer throughout Lynn Haven," Sanders added.

For those eager to partake in this jubilant celebration or seeking more information on the Christmas Parade, the Marketing & Communications team can be reached at, or visit the city's official website at for an extra sprinkle of festive details.

Mark your calendars, dust off your Santa hats, and prepare for a parade that'll surely warm your hearts as Lynn Haven unwraps the gift of togetherness and joy this holiday season!