Christmas on Walnut Street and Parade of Trees

Christmas on Walnut Street Festival and Parade is on Saturday, December 7th 

It is an annual event in and around Spring Park. It includes food vendors, arts & crafts vendors, business booths, civic organizations, singing/entertainment, and of course SANTA! The Annual Christmas Parade will be a NIGHT parade this year, and the evening will end with the lighting of the City Christmas Tree and the Parade of Trees!

North and south bound lanes of Hwy 17 will be closed 5-8 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7, for the Christmas parade. 

Festival Applications are now being accepted!
Applications for the following are no longer being accepted: Pampered Chef, Avon, Mary Kay, Paparazzi, Scentsy

2019 Food Vendor Application
2019 Craft/Non-Profit Application

Jingle Bell Fun Run Application and Information

2019 Parade Application click here     
Sponsored by GCS Business League 

2019 Holiday Decorations Contest click here
Sponsored by GCS Business League

For more information about Christmas parade and route, go to

Parade of Trees

From Dec.1 to Dec. 31 decorated Christmas Trees line the sidewalks of Spring Park, and all 130 trees are lit until 10 p.m. every night. 

You can be part of the Parade of Trees by reserving one of Spring Park's Christmas Trees to decorate! Applications and payment must be turned in before November 20. Reserved trees will be decorated starting November 23. 

2019 Parade of Trees Reservation Application 

2019 Parade of Trees Reservation Map