Annual Christmas Parade

Join us as we have fun and show our pride in the Harrisburg area and show our Christmas Spirit.

The annual Christmas parade is held the first weekend of December. 

The Parade will start Downtown at the Poinsett County Court House and end at the Harrisburg High School Fine Arts Building where the CHRISTMAS DRAWING will be held!
The theme will be announced later in November and prizes will be given:

oat Prizes:
Full-Sized Floats                                          Mini Floats (10’ and under):
1st Place - $500.00 Bonus Bucks                 1st Place – $200.00 Bonus Bucks
2nd Place - $300.00 Bonus Bucks                2nd Place - $150.00 Bonus Bucks
3rd Place - $200.00 Bonus Bucks                 3rd Place - $100.00 Bonus Bucks

Christmas Prize Drawing


  • $1,000.00 in Harrisburg Bonus Bucks
  • One (1) $200.00 Gift Certificate to Food Giant Family Center
  • Ten (10) $100.00 in Harrisburg Bonus Bucks

Business Contest

  • The businesses in and around Harrisburg can participate.
  • The decorations must be visible from outside and inside the business.


A plaque for the winning business
to proudly display and keep.

Residential Contest

  • The area within the city and within a six-mile radius of the city will be included in the judging.
  • House and yard decorations be considered in determining the winner.


$200.00 Bonus Bucks & Yard of the Month for First Place
$150.00 Bonus Bucks for Second Place
$100.00 Bonus Bucks for Third Place