Paso Robles Christmas Light Parade

Paso Robles Holiday Light Parade

The 50th Annual Christmas Light Parade will be held in downtown Paso Robles on December 3, 2012, starting at 7 p.m. This year's theme is "Celebrate The Season."

The traditional light parade marks the arrival of Santa Claus in downtown Paso Robles. Santa will be in residence at the Holiday House in the downtown city park until Christmas Eve. The hours are posted on the Holiday House and on

The parade, which starts at 7:00 p.m., travels north on Spring Street from 10th Street to 14th Street, east to Park Street, then around the downtown city park on Pine Street to 11th.

The parade offers cash prizes ($100, $50, $25) as well as ribbons to winning entries. Applications are available at the Downtown Paso Robles Main Street office (835 12th Street, #D in alley) and the Main Street web site ( or by calling (805) 238-4103. Deadline to enter is Tuesday, November 22, 2011.

The Holiday Light Parade is a Downtown Paso Robles Main Street event sponsored by H & R Block in cooperation with the City of Paso Robles. For more information, contact the Main Street office at (805) 238-4103.