The public is invited to the 2018 Town of Bluffton Christmas Tree-Lighting Ceremony and Parade Friday, November 30 and Saturday, December 1.
The Tree-Lighting ceremony will take place Friday, November 30 at DuBois Park located at 67 Lawrence Street in Bluffton’s Historic District. At 5 p.m., Mayor Lisa Sulka will announce the grand marshal of the Bluffton Christmas Parade and Town leaders will light the Bluffton Christmas Tree. Refreshments will be served under the DuBois Park Pavilion where Santa will greet the children.
The Bluffton Christmas Parade will be Saturday, December 1 at 10 a.m. beginning at the corner of Bridge and Pritchard Streets. Parade participants will make their way along the parade route and end in Bluffton Park at the corner of Pin Oak Street and 8th Avenue.
If your organization or business would like to participate in the parade, please fill out an on-line application, available on the Town of Bluffton website at https://www.townofbluffton.sc.gov/christmas-parade. Application deadline is Wednesday, November 28 at the close of business to allow adequate time for staff to plan how parade entries will be staged and sequenced. For additional information, call Julie Taylor, special events coordinator, at 843-706-4583.