One of the most unique parades in the nation!
Mark your calendars for December 2.
Marking the 25th year of tradition, this is a Christmas Parade you and your family don’t want to miss. As the only exclusively horse-drawn parade in the Midwest, the Lawrence Old-Fashioned Christmas Parade kicks off the holiday season with exclusively authentic horse-drawn carriages parading down Massachusetts Street. Cozy up with hot cocoa and blankets, and feel the true holiday spirit while watching dozens of beautiful horses and wagons adorned in garland and bells. Join us to celebrate American heritage and keep our tradition alive this holiday season. Learn more >