9th Annual Holiday Lighting Contest
Registration opens November 30.
Residents and business owners are encouraged to decorate their houses this holiday season. The ninth Annual Holiday Lighting Contest is underway. It is simple to enter, just call (386) 775-5410 to enter your home or business. All entries must be submitted by noon on December 11. Also, entrants must reside within the city limits. Judging will take place December 14-21.
Light Up Orange City – Friday, December 4, 2020 at 5:30 pm
Location: block of City Hall, 205 E Graves Ave, Orange City
Join us in our historic corridor for Christmas carols. After that, watch the Mayor flip the switch and light the park up! There will be multiple children’s activities and photos with Santa for all to enjoy (free admission). Food trucks will have food available for purchase. Dickinson Park will host Movie in the Park as well.
Christmas Parade – Saturday Dec. 12th 2020 at 5 pm
Christmas Parade Rules and Guidelines (PDF)
We invite your organization or club to participate in this year’s Christmas Parade.
***ROAD CLOSURE BEGINS AT 4:30 PM***
Road Closure: Volusia Avenue will be closed from Wisconsin Avenue, south to Rhode Island Avenue, starting at 4:30 PM on Saturday, December 12th. Roads will re-open at the conclusion of the parade at approximately 6:30 PM.
Parade Route: South on Volusia Ave, beginning at French Ave and ending at Ohio Ave.