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2018 Stratford Christmas Parade

The Stratford Christmas Parade will be held on Friday 7 December 2018 starting at 6.30pm sharp. There will also be a Christmas Carnival in Prospero Place starting at 5.30pm with market stalls, food carts, entertainment, and lighting up of the Christmas tree at 8pm. Local retailers are encouraged to open their businesses for late night shopping too.

This year’s theme is ‘A Magical Musical Christmas’. Floats will be judged on their creativity and the portrayal of the theme. The prizes are as follows; 1st – $300, 2nd – $200, 3rd – $100 and Best School $150.

The Stratford Business Association urges all businesses, individuals, schools and community groups to get involved. Please download a 2018 Stratford Christmas Parade Registration Form to enter the Christmas Parade.

To apply to be a stall holder please download the 2018 Stratford Christmas Carnival stall holder’s application form.

If you have any further questions, please contact Samara at the Stratford Business Association on 06 765 6099 or email your scanned registration forms back to