Enter your float…
Parade on Sunday December 3rd, 12 noon
assemble Trafalgar Park
To enter a float in the Nelson Santa Parade please complete this official entry form to guarantee your position in the parade lineup. All entries will be judged this year and 2 x $500 cash prizes will be awarded based on the following criteria:
"Most Creative", "Most Participants" in a float.
Please review the Nelson City Parade Safety Rules and Guidelines on the Terms and Conditions page.
Note: If the parade is cancelled due to rain on the Sunday 3rd it will be held on Sunday 10th December.
Fill in the form to enter your float in Nelson's Santa Parade.
3rd December @ 12pm
(If cancelled, the parade will be held on Sunday, 10th December)
Help out on the Day
We invite organisations with active members to help us run the Parade and Christmas Party smoothly.
We need traffic marshals, a balloon blowing and distribution crew, Christmas Party site crew etc.
This could be a way to be involved in the Parade and contribute to the community. This could be a chance to do some fund raising for a charity or an appropriate organisation. Please email us if you would like to help.
Become a sponsor
We are looking for sponsorship on various levels. The Nelson Santa Parade Trust owns a number of floats that can be modeleld to promote your organisation or business.
This is a fantastic way to profile yourself to thousands of people in the region. If you want to become a sponsor please email us.
Help out Beforehand
Each year the Santa Parade committee volunteers dedicate days of their time to tidy up the trust owned floats.
Here is another opportunity to be involved in the Parade. Please email us if you can help out.