2014 Festival of Lights Parade

Friday, November 28, 2014 at 7PM

Do you want to be a part of this year's parade???  Click here for the 2014 Parade Application and Safety Rules. 

NEW FOR 2014 -- In order to create a wider and safer passage for the parade vehicles, there will be NO parking for the entire parade route, including: North Caroline Street, Crystal Lake Avenue, Grant Street, Woodstock Street and Williams Street.  Vehicles should be off these streets after 5PM, and can be parked in public/commuter parking lots.

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Last Year's Parade - November 29, 2013  

What a fabulous parade!  Although the air was a bit chilly, thousands of people bundled up to line the streets and watch the parade.  Businesses, organizations, and individuals went "over the top" with lights and festive floats!

Six beautiful trophies were awarded:


Congratulations to the 2013 Parade Trophy Winners:

Thanks to our parade photographers - Robin Pendergrast and Radka Sumberova

Best Use of Lights - Too Cute Consignment

Best Use of Music - Crystal Lake Strikers

Most Enthusiastic Walkers - Pizzazz Dance Company

Most Creative - Cut Scout Pack #347

Salute to History - Crystal Lake Historical Society

Judges' Choice - City of Crystal Lake

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Northwest Herald

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